Fear of a Bleak Planet: Rapping About Race, Poverty, and the Environment

In conjunction with  the College of Art and Sciences’ Themester focus on “Sustain.ability: Thriving on a Small Planet,” the Archives of African American Music and Culture is sponsoring a panel discussion/exhibit opening reception,  Fear of a Bleak Planet: Rapping About Race, Poverty, and the Environment on Monday, Oct. 4th, 5-7pm.

Fear of a Bleak Planet: Rapping About Race, Poverty, and the Environment

Event:  Panel Discussion and Exhibit Opening Reception

Where:  Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center

When:  October 4, 2010 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. (Grand Hall)

October 4-31, 2010 Exhibit (Bridgwaters Lounge)

Departmental Sponsors: Archives of African American Music and Culture, College of Arts and Sciences, College Arts and Humanities Institute, Office of Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs

About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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