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Hip Hop & Social Justice

March 30, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREE
Please join the Parr Center for Ethics and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities for an evening panel on hip hop and social justice, featuring performances and discussion from three outstanding local artists.
Our panel will include Shirlette Ammons (poet, musician, author), Pierce Freelon (musician, educator, activist), and Josh Rowsey aka (J) Rowdy (poet, musician), with Perry Hall (UNC, African, African American, and Diaspora Studies) moderating. We will begin with an hour of performance featuring music and poetry from each artist. The panel will then have a moderated discussion about hip hop and activism, education, and social justice, with time for questions from the audience. After the event, we invite everyone to join us at the weekly Silent Sam Cypher.
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Details

Date:
March 30, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE

Organizer

Parr Center for Ethics
Email:
Parr Center for Ethics [parrcenter@unc.edu]
Website:
http://parrcenter.unc.edu/

Venue

Gerrard Hall