Hip-Hop Feminism: The Southern Dance Movement

  • Adeerya Johnson (Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice Institute)
    Coach House, Green College, UBC

    Monday, February 24, 8-9 pm
    in the series
    Green College Resident Members' Series
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  • This lecture will focus on the power of Black girlhood and the rise of southern female Hip-Hop artists. It will explain how many foundational dances from the American south became pinnacle dances of the late ‘90s and 2000s, and explore their ties to southern Hip-Hop sounds.

    Adeerya Johnson is a first-year PhD student in the Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Justice Institute at the University of British Columbia. Her research interest is Hip-Hop feminism, Black popular culture, critical race theories, and gentrification. Adeerya currently holds a MA in African American Studies and a BA in Psychology.

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  • Unless otherwise noted, all of our lectures are free to attend and do not require registration.

 

When
February 24th, 2020 8:00 PM   through   9:00 PM
Location
Coach House
6201 Cecil Green Park Rd
Green College, UBC
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Canada
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