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10.02.07 01:58 PM

Does Hip-Hop Hate Women? A Community Dialogue

Here's another event taking place on VH1 Hip-Hop Honors Weekend. And don't forget about the weekend's events happening at powerhouse arena in Brooklyn (including the "A Tribe Called Quest" Panel that I'm on on Saturday).

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Rap Sessions in New York Hosted by Black Girls Rock, Inc.

Host: Beverley Bond of Black Girls Rock
Date: Friday, October 5, 2007
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Museum of the City of New York
Street: 1220 Fifth Avenue
City/Town: New York, NY

Community Dialogue on Hip Hop: A panel of intellectuals and activists hosted by Beverly Bond of Black Girls Rock! Inc. discusses the hip-hop generation's gender crisis.

Hosted by Beverly Bond of Black Girls Rock! Inc., and moderated by Bakari Kitwana of the National Hip-Hop Political Convention, this discussion of the gender crisis facing the hip-hop generation features intellectuals and
activists including Mark Anthony Neal, Duke University and author of New Black Man; Joan Morgan, author of When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost: My Life as a Hip-Hop Feminist (Simon & Schuster, 1999); M-1, aka Mutulu
Olugabala, rapper and activist; Dream Hampton, journalist, Tracy Sharpley-Whiting, Vanderbilt University and author of Pimps Up, Hoes Down and radio personality Ed Lover .

Presented by Black Girls Rock! in conjunction with VH1 Hip Hop Honors Weekend.

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