Friday • October 5 • 7:00 PM
Community Dialogue on Hip Hop: Does Hip Hop Hate Women?
Hosted by Beverly Bond of Black Girls Rock! Inc., and moderated by Bakari Kitwana of the National Hip-Hop Political Convention, this discussion of the gender crisis facing the hip-hop generation features intellectuals and activists including Mark Anthony Neal, Duke University; Joan Morgan, author of When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost: My Life as a Hip-Hop Feminist (Simon & Schuster, 1999); M-1, aka Mutulu Olugabala, rapper and activist; Byron Hurt, director of Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes; and Tracy Sharpley-Whiting, Vanderbilt University. Presented by Black Girls Rock! in conjunction with VH1 Hip Hop Honors Weekend.
Free event, reservations required.
For more information please call 212.534.1672, ext. 3395.
Official Website: http://www.mcny.org/public_programs/all/694.html
Added by suman_ganguli on August 15, 2007