This convening is designed for hip hop educators, community arts advocates, teaching artists, and those interested in the liberatory possibilities of hip hop pedagogies. It will feature:
A keynote by South African hip hop pioneer and educator Emile YX (Heal the Hood Project/Black Noise)
A panel featuring H. Samy Alim, Casey Wong, the Mural Music and Arts Project, and East Palo Alto Academy High School
A panel on hip hop feminist pedagogies featuring Joan Morgan
Workshop sessions led by leading hip hop educators will also allow participants to share experiences and learnings and make critical connections.