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Tag: hip-hop

  • Black/Latin@ Identity and Solidarity in #Blacklivesmatter Organizing

    Black/Latin@ Identity and Solidarity in #Blacklivesmatter Organizing Rosa Alicia Clemente Grassroots Organizer, Hip-Hop Activist, Journalist February 19, 7-8:30pm (ending time subject to change) Location: Science Center Room 101 Rosa Alicia Clemente is a Black Puerto Rican grassroots organizer, hip-hop activist, journalist, and entrepreneur. She was the vice presidential running mate of 2008 Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney…

  • Omar Offendum: hip-hop, poetry, and peace

    Omar Offendum will be coming to Swarthmore on Thursday, November 20th to give a hybrid performance/lecture. In addition to performing some of his songs, he will speak about connections between the artistic community and the Arab uprisings, with a special focus on hip hop.  Omar will also discuss his efforts to use art and music to raise humanitarian…

  • Latoya Peterson hip-hop feminist and anti-racist blogger

    The Pop Culture Hustle Latoya Peterson, blogger at Racialicious.com, is coming to speak at Swarthmore! A certified media junkie, Latoya Peterson provides a hip-hop feminist and anti-racist view on pop culture with a special focus on video games, anime, American comics, manga, magazines, film, television, and music. Tuesday, 11/22 7:00 pm SCI Center, 199 Hosted by…