Hip Hop Symposium

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This symposium will include special speakers, student and faculty panel discussions, and live hip hop entertainment.

The event was coordinated by The Clarke Forum Student Board and The Clarke Forum Student Project Managers.

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Creation of a Graffiti Wall
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Britton Plaza

Thursday, April 8, 2010

7:00 p.m. – Stern Center, Great Room

How You Gonna Be the King of New York?
Mark Anthony Neal, professor of African and African American studies, Duke University
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Friday, April 9, 2010

12:30 p.m. – Stern Center, Great Room

“Pick Up the Mic”
Shante Paradigm Smalls, New York University
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2:00 p.m. – Stern Center, Great Room

The Culture of Hip Hop
Student Panel Discussion

4:00 p.m. – Stern Center, Great Room

Faculty Weigh-In
Discussion about the cultural meaning and significance of hip hop.
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7:00 p.m. – Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium

Hip Hop in Action
Live performances by Hypnotic, REACH, open mic acts and Shanté Paradigm Smalls