The Business of Hip-Hop and the Imagination of Freedom: A Discussion With Greg Tate and Jason King."

Monday, February 27, 2017

10:30 am

Oshman Hall, McMurtry Arts Building

Sponsored by:
Institute for Diversity in the Arts (IDA)

As part of Jeff Chang's course, "Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Arts", the Institute for Diversity in the Arts presents a live discussion between Jeff Chang, writer Greg Tate, and founding faculty member of The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music Jason King on hip hop, hypercapitalism, imagination and freedom.

Greg Tate is an African-American writer, musician, and producer. The focus of his writing has been African-American music and culture. He is a founding member of the Black Rock Coalition and the leader of Burnt Sugar.

Jason King is a Canadian musician, DJ, performer, producer, arranger and songwriter, scholar, curator and journalist. Jason holds a Ph.D from New York University, where he is Associate Professor and the founding faculty member of The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music.

When:
Monday, February 27, 2017
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where:
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Arts Building
Tags:

Diversity Arts Class Humanities 

Audience:
Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
650-723-4402, aholt@stanford.ed