1. Hip-Hop 101 Intro

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    An overview of the "Hip-Hop 101" lecture by Wes Jackson, Founder & Executive Director of The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival and President of Brooklyn Bodega. The Hip-Hop 101 Lecture covers Hip-Hop's cultural and musical origins and its progression from the '70's to now. For more info & booking inquiries contact: Wes at wesmartinjackson[at]gmail.com or Greg Polvere at GTHQ, LLC gpolvere[at]gthq.org

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    • Wes Jackson || Sizzle Reel

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      • Hip-Hop History Trailer

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        • Hip-Hop Historian Jeff Chang: How Hip-Hop Culture Changed Politics

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          Jeff Chang's Bio and Speech Topics: http://www.thelavinagency.com/speaker-jeff-chang.html In this clip, Jeff Chang, the author of 'Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation', talks about the impact hip-hop culture has had on the world of youth politics. Hip-hop culture -- which encompasses music, dance, visual art and fashion -- sprung from the marginalized youth of the Bronx in the late 1970's and early 1980's. Over time, as the messages and ideals of hip-hop bubbled up into the mainstream, the art movement has inspired grassroots political movements, and empowered youth around the world to make their voices heard. "In hip-hop," says Chang, "culture changes, and eventually there's a desire to gain power out of that." Today, we're seeing just how powerful that change can be. For speaking engagements, Jeff Chang is exclusively represented by The Lavin Agency. The Lavin Agency | Speakers Bureau Making the World a Smarter Place. http://www.TheLavinAgency.com info@TheLavinAgency.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TheLavinAgency

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          • Virtualab with Farbeon and Rabbi Darkside

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            Rabbi Darkside and Farbeon instructed two classes (Spring 2010) on hip-hop history, beat boxing and DJ’ing. The Culturehub telepresence system was used to facilitate the exchanges over distance. In the third session Rabbi and Farbeon rehearsed with the SeoulArts' fusion music students and performed in a final showing before a live audience in Korea.

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