Visionary Lecture featuring Jeff Chang

Visonary Lecture Series
Photo of Jeff Chang
pnbsp;br / emstrongJeff Chang,/strong/em author of the seminal emCanrsquo;t Stop Wonrsquo;t Stop: A History of the Hip Hop Generation/em, used hip-hop culture in his examination of Americarsquo;s social and political history, and shows how hip-hop came to crystallize a multiracial generation#39;s worldview.nbsp; In his much anticipated follow-up, emWho We Be: The Colorization of America/em, Chang explores race and culture, tracing the rice of multiculturalism over the last three decades. He remixes comic strips and contemporary art, campus protests and corporate marketing campaigns, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Trayvon Martin into a powerful, unusual, and timely cultural history of the idea of racial progress.nbsp; strongJeff Chang/strong brings fresh energy and style to the essential American story and tells a new and necessary peoplersquo;s history.br / nbsp;br / The lecture includes a discussion with strongLasana O. Hotep/strong, Dean of Student Success and Equity for the Peralta Community College District, a question answer session with the audience book signing with the speaker.nbsp; We encourage you to come early and participate in the Community Resource Volunteer Fair and network with your fellow community members!br / nbsp;br / strongDon#39;t miss your opportunity to hear from one of the most profound fresh voices of our time!/strongbr / nbsp;br / Date: nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Thursday, November 5, 2015br / Time:nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; 6:30 p.m.br / Location:nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Bulpitt Auditorium, Phoenix Collegenbsp; |nbsp; 1202 W. Thomas Roadnbsp; Phoenix, AZbr / nbsp;br / strongFREE and Open to Everyonenbsp; |nbsp; /strongstrongRegister online/strong at a href="http://csrd.asu.edu/nglplecture"http://csrd.asu.edu/visionarylecture/abr / or call our office 602-496-1376.br / nbsp;br / strongVolunteer Opportunities Available:nbsp; /strongThe CSRD is seeking volunteers for the Visionary Lecture.nbsp; For more information to sign up, visit: a href="http://csrd.asu.edu/visionarylecture/volunteers"http://csrd.asu.edu/visionarylecture/volunteers /abr / nbsp;/p
This event is presented by:
Center for the Study of Race and Democracy
Integrative Sciences and Arts
Non academic units: 
Center for the Study of Race and Democracy
Contact: 
Center for the Study of Race Democracy
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Thursday, Nov. 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Room: 
Bulpitt Auditorium, Phoenix College; 1202 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix
Campus: 
Off-campus
Price: 
FREE Open to the Public