50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop Culture


50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop Culture Celebration

Tuesday, September 19- ​Tech Pride Room (RUC 101), 11:00am

​Looking Back to Move Forward:

Join Dr. Bryan Pierce from the National Museum of African American Music, who will discuss Hip-Hop Culture’s Past, how it’s presently memorialized, and how it can move forward.

Thursday, September 21​- ​Derryberry Auditorium, 6:00pm

50 Years and Counting: A Personal Journey Through Hip-Hop and How the Culture Reinforced My Love For Music

In this presentation, Dr. Arthur Banton, a New York City native reflects on his personal journey through Hip-Hop wearing multiple artistic hats and how it reinforced his passion for music.

Sponsored by: the College of Fine Arts, Office of Intercultural Affairs, the English Department & the Women’s Center. For more information please contact womenscenter@tntech.edu