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Higher Learning: Using Hip-Hop Education to Transform Schools and Communities


September 13, 2012

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium

This series highlights Hip-Hop education projects and initiatives in institutions of higher learning that are transforming K-12 schools and communities.
Featuring Elena Romero, adjunct lecturer, co-founder of the City College Center for Worker Education “Is Hip Hop History?” Conference, and author of Free Stylin’: How Hip Hop Changed the Fashion Industry. A book signing will follow the program. Presented by the Schomburg Center’s Hip Hop 4.0 Initiative and curated by Martha Diaz.

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