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5E Symposium Schedule

The 5th Element: The Future and Promise of Hip Hop Pedagogy 

A Global Symposium featuring Emile YX, Joan Morgan, Brittney Cooper, Treva Lindsey,

Kaila Story, H. Samy Alim, and hip hop educators from around the world

 

Day 1- NOVEMBER 8TH

8:00AM-9:00AM

Registration + Continental Breakfast

GSB Common

9:00AM

Welcome by Jeff Chang

Introduction by H. Samy Alim

GSB Common

9:30AM - 11:30AM

Emile YX: Hip-Hop Itself As Pedagogy

GSB Common

11:45AM-1:00PM

Lunch

GSB Common

1:15PM-2:30PM

Workshop Session

  • Workshop One: Exploring the Past, Present, and Future of Indigenous Hip-Hop Pedagogy (Tanaya Winder, Frank Waln, Mic Jordan, Tall Paul, and Dr. Timothy San Pedro) - BARNUM HUB

  • Workshop Two: Kuumba Lynx: Using Hip Hop as a Tool to Reimagine and Demonstrate a more Just World (Jaquanda Villegas, Leida “Lady Sol” Garcia-Mukwacha, and Jacinda Bullie) - GSB Common

  • Workshop Three: Exploring the Healing and Therapeutic Potential of Hip-Hop in Education (Dr. Itoco Garcia-Davenport and Dr. Elliot Gann) - CERAS 101

  • Workshop Four: Inside a Rap Psychological Experiment: Methodological Considerations for Investigating Cognition in Hip-Hop Practice (Keith Cross) - BARNUM 116

2:45PM-2:50PM

Performance: Isaiah "Randy McPhly" Phillips

GSB Common

2:50PM-4:00PM

Presentation of AEP Research and Findings

Dr. H. Samy Alim, Casey Wong, Reagan Ross, Adorie Howard, Measha Ferguson

Featuring Andy Robinson and Tefferi Mogus

GSB Common

4:10PM-4:15PM

Performance: Alysia Demery

GSB Common

4:15PM-5:45PM

Hip-Hop Feminism Panel

Featuring Joan Morgan, Kaila Storey, Brittney Cooper and Treva Lindsey

GSB Common

5:45PM-6:00PM

Closing and Thank You

GSB Common

 

Day 2 - NOVEMBER 9th

Think Tank IV: It's Yours! Sustaining and Reimagining Our Movement

November 9th

Think Tank IV: It's Yours! Sustaining and Reimagining Our Movement

Co-Presented with the Hip-Hop Education Center

 

8:00AM - 9:00AM

Registration, Networking, and Continental Breakfast

All events in The GSB Common

 

9:00AM - 9:05AM

Welcome: Casey Wong

 

9:05AM - 9:10AM

Performances: Omar Gaytan and Josue Hernandez

 

9:15AM - 9:30AM

Keynote Address: Martha Diaz

 

9:35AM - 9:40AM

Introduction To The Conversations: Michelle Lee

 

9:40AM - 10:40AM

Catalyzing Conversation: Gabriel “Asheru” Benn

Facilitated Discussion - Hip-Hop in the Classroom

How have Hip-Hop Pedagogies been integrating into schools and educational spaces in our communities?

 

10:40AM - 11:40AM

Catalyzing Conversation by Dr. Adia Winfrey

Facilitated Discussion - Healing, Liberation and Hip-Hop Pedagogies

How have Hip-Hop Pedagogies been healing and furthering liberation in your community?

 

11:45AM - 12:15PM

The Hip-Hop Education Center Platform

Presented by Martha Diaz, Melina Jones and Allegra Gilfenbaum

 

12:15PM -12:25PM

Presentation: Rahman Jamaal

How are teaching artists practicing Hip-Hop pedagogies in the community?

 

12:30PM - 1PM

Second-Day Closing: Martha Diaz and Sam Seidel

 

1:00PM - 1:45PM

Lunch

  

 

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