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FRIDAY, MAY 3

The 8th Annual Can't Stop Hip Hop Conference kicks off on with different opportunities to EXplore Hip Hop at Harvard, EXperience dope films, and EXchange good vibes with gallery tours, documentary screenings, and a jam/concert.

EXplore: Day One DNA 

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1-3:00PM

The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art

102 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Curated by Laylah Amatullah Barraym, Day One DNA: 50 years in Hiphop Culture is a beautiful, engaging exhibit from the archives of Ice T and DJ Afrika Islam. 

EXperience: Short Film  Screenings

3:30-5:30PM

Gutman Conference Center

6 Appian Way

Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Come view short documentaries and engage with the artist-filmmakers behind these stories.  

The American Dream: From Prison to Purpose

SaulPaul

Follow the story of how Grammy-nominated artist SaulPaul transitioned from prison to college to a global changemaker.  

 

Wortown Rising: Chapter One - The Arrival

Kaz Supernova & DOS

Musician and producer Kaz Supernova embarks on a journey to tell the rich history of Hip Hop in his hometown of Worcester, MA.   

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EXchange: Opening Jam

6:30-8:30PM

Askwith Lecture Hall

Longfellow Hall

13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138

We get into the good vibes with an evening of incredible performances from dancers, MCs, and DJs.  You don't want to miss how we transform a lecture hall into a bass-bumpin' concert space!

PERFORMERS

Makeda Wallace

Brandie Blaze

Kold Kwan

East Blue Pirates

The Real Young Prodigys

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