Craig Werner on Tupac Shakur

June 6, 2004

Rapper Tupac Shakur, is hailed by his fans as  a great poet, political leader and prophet.  His albums still top the charts years after his death.  Craig Werner, Afro-American Studies professor at the UW-Madison, tells Jim Fleming why Shakur is revered today.  Werner is the author of “A Change is Gonna Come: Music, Race and the Soul of America.”