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[THHA #35] Giving thanks for hip-hop innovation, inspiration & insight [11/21/18]

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Peace and love to friends, neighbors, supporters and haters! No matter how you feel about the holiday
 
November 21 · Issue #35 · View online
The Hip-Hop Advocate Newsletter
Peace and love to friends, neighbors, supporters and haters!
No matter how you feel about the holiday, I wish you and your family all the best at this reflective time of year.
As for me, I’m thankful to be able to go around spreading the word about all kinds of innovative work being done through hip-hop music and culture. I’ll be speaking, presenting (and DJing!) at a few amazing events coming up:
Click here to learn more about how I can bring value to your business, school, or organization, by talking about innovation, inclusiveness, and inspiration through hip-hop music, culture, and spirit.
As always, I’m incredibly thankful for your continuing interest and support.
Now, on to the stories… We start, as we unfortunately must sometimes, by saluting the lives and legacies of recently departed icons.
Manny Faces, Founder/Exec. Director, The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy

WHEN THEY REMINISCE OVER YOU
Roy Hargrove Carried the Torch For Jazz Tradition Into the Hip-Hop Generation
Newark Artist Jerry Gant Leaves Behind a Legacy of Prolific Work
STOP LOOK AND LISTEN
Watch a Trailer for a New Doc About Wu-Tang Clan's '36 Chambers'
Will Staten Island Get A Wu-Tang Clan District Street Sign?
Hip-Hop and Classical influences merge in Black Violin sound
See for yourself: Tupac Shakur material at Temple’s Blockson Collection
Hip-Hop Icon Bobbito García Screens New Autobiographical Film at Cornell
WE THE PEOPLE
TDE's Dave Free Talks Teamwork, Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer And Marvel
Through Puppetry, Artist Tarish 'Jeghetto' Pipkins Interrogates Racism And Brings Joy
How Mike Shinoda Inspired a Generation of Hip-Hop Fans
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WORDS WE MANIFEST
Hip-Hop and Comics Speak the Same Language
'Black Lives Matter and Music': From a Movement That's Only Beginning to Find Its Voice
GET YOUR MIND RIGHT
‘Hip Hop at VT’ Exhibit Inspires New Ways of Learning
Project Innovation is ‘Game Changer’
'Music-head' professor uses love of hip-hop as a teaching tool
Hamilton and The Rockefeller Foundation Welcome 1,300 Students to Exclusive Student Matinee of Hamilton
New Hip Hop Classes Bounce Into Campus Next Quarter
IF ‘DEMOCRACY NOW’ & BLACK THOUGHT HAD A PODCAST BABY…
Social justice journalism meets hip-hop with the groundbreaking (and multiple award-winning) podcast, News Beat.
STRICTLY BUSINESS
Panelists Talk the Rise, Challenges and Future of Hip-Hop Festivals at Billboard Live Music Summit
Chance The Rapper MGM Movie Musical Hope Nico Segal Carlito Rodriguez
Arizona Hip-Hop Festival is bigger than ever (and still growing)
Covered California Pops And Locks Into Enrollment Season
BEEN AROUND THE WORLD
Straight out of Bangkok: Thai rappers lay into junta, social conformity
Rapper Lil Jon breaks ground on a second school in Ghana
HIP-HOP CAN SAVE AMERICA
Season one is complete! Click an image to listen or subscribe for free at:
SPECIAL DELIVERY
Hip-hop conferences & special events around the country. Send us yours!
RIVERSIDE, CA: Show&Prove Hip Hop Studies Conference - Dec. 7-9
MANNY’S PICK O’ THE WEEK
Vince Staples - FUN! (Official Video)
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