1. Lecture: Stretch and Bobbito (San Francisco, 2012)

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    Pioneering college hip hop radio jocks Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito sit down on the couch for an interview with rap scholar Chairman Jefferson Mao, touching down on the beauty of unprofessional radio and the joy of igniting careers for countless artists like Jay Z, Nas, and Mobb Deep. The interview took place during the Red Bull Music Academy's 'New York City To the SF Bay' lecture series in San Francisco. Oh yeah, and the whole thing is also pretty damn funny.

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    • Lecture: Gary Bartz (San Francisco, 2012)

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      The celestial bluesman, Gary Bartz, caught up with Jefferson 'Chairman Mao' during the Red Bull Music Academy's 'New York City To the SF Bay' lecture series in San Francisco, to discuss everything from playing with music's greats to why he doesn't like the J-word. A musical conversation with a true legend.

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      • Crossing the Yangtze

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        My students and I cross the flooded Yangtze in a ferry and then eat wontons and sticky rice balls in Hankou. for more travel, poetry and other stuff, check out: donyorty.com/blog

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        • Chairman Meow: the autonomous cat

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          An interesting look of the man behind the curtain.

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          • BHF '11 - Salute The DJ

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            Day Four of the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. "Without the DJ, there would be no Hip Hop." Taking over the Music Hall of Williamsburg, Salute the DJ is a night to do just that - pay homage to the founders of our culture. This year, the event was dedicated to the late Mr. Magic, a true pioneer & the first Hip Hop radio DJ. Performers included Marley Marl, Roxanne Shante, GrandWizzard Theodore, Chairman Mao, GetLive, Roli Rho, Mista Sinista, Twilite Tone & more. Hosted by Sarah Meier Directed/Edited by Boom Dayupay Photos by Photo Rob BrooklynBodega.com BKHipHopFestival.com

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            • Termite Mao by Calum F Kerr - World News Experience, Plough & Harrow 12 July 2013

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              'Termite Mao' at the World News Experience, Plough & Harrow, 419 High Road Leytonstone, London E11 4JU. Performance in response to a news story that a lady in South China whose life-savings were stored in a wooden box discovered (most of) her money had been eaten by termites. News article given by and explanation at the end by Jude Cowan Montague. Background Music - 'Inside the Termite Mound' by Killing Joke (2007). Filmed by Phillip Raymond Goodman & Miyuki Kasahara.

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              • Sonnet 125: When the bats come to Wuhan the night comes

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                When the bats come to Wuhan the night comes Over East Lake wide, dark, flat and in flames On fire at first but the conflagration On the water’s only the reflections Of fiery giant smoke stacks spewing Up sparks. One thought becomes another. Fuck! The Yangzte was dirty and yellow—Yuck! I saw heads and an inner tube bobbing Not Chairman Mao’s of course who swam across Years ago. Other swimmers do it now. For all his mistakes they still like Mao. Why? He was persistent. Coming across The sky more bats than I have ever seen Hover, devour, converge and unconvene. For more poetry, English lessons, and other stuff check out my blog: donyorty.com/​blog

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                • Chairman Meow Part 2.

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                  • Mao Pinball for Android and iPhone

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                    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=xdk.intel.maopinball.project Free Chairman Mao Pinball game. Help Chairman Mao crush capitalism and get the high score! Reach 100% Harmony and defeat the Capitalist Running Dogs. FEATURES - Thunderous patriotic soundtrack - Beautiful harmonious graphics - Glorious hammer and sickle spinning feature - Zero running dogs This game is free for the people.

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                    • Rongchun Zhao Video

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                      Music video compiled from footage for documentary on China's space program entitled "Soaring Dragon" Music by Rongchun Zhao, Master of the The Erhu

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