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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).


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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