Thursday, October 24, 2013
Roundtable student-run discussion on common reading to launch conference
Documentary film screening
Friday, October 25, 2013
Two panel discussions by local scholars/professors on hip hop in all of its forms as tools of expression and empowerment for transnational urban voices. One panel will focus on the Francophone world.
Keynote by Dr. Tanya Saunders from Ohio State University on black and gender identity politics in Cuban and Brazilian hip hop
Performances (tentative: J. Farrakhan, Hiplife Artiste from Ghana representing the Zongo Community)