ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
CSUF Experts Analyze 'Straight Outta Compton'
Feb. 24, 2016
In celebration of Black History Month and the film’s nomination for original screenplay at the 88th Academy Awards on Sunday, Cal State Fullerton faculty, staff and students gathered in the university’s Titan Student Union on Feb. 17 to watch and speak about the impact and significance of the 2015 film “Straight Outta Compton.”
The film focuses on the formation and success of the hip-hop group N.W.A, primarily through the lives of Andre Young, known as Dr. Dre; Eric Wright, known as Eazy-E; and O’Shea Jackson, known as Ice Cube. Continue reading.