Confronting Violence | Performance and Discussion about Hip-Hop

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Confronting Violence | Performance and Discussion about Hip-Hop || Radcliffe Institute

WELCOMING REMARKS
Lizabeth Cohen, Dean of the Radcliffe Institute and Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies, Department of History, Harvard University

PERFORMANCE AND DISCUSSION ABOUT HIP-HOP
Moderator: Marcyliena Morgan, Professor of African and African American Studies and Executive Director, Hiphop Archive & Research Institute, Harvard University

8:18 Toni Blackman, Rapper, Poet, and Activist; Founder and Director, Freestyle Union

28:10 Byron Hurt, Documentary Filmmaker (Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes), Author, and Antisexism Activist; Founding Member, Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) program

47:02 Jay Smooth, Video and Multimedia Producer; Founder, WBAI’s Underground Railroad

1:00:14 Q&A