Africana Studies and the Honors College Present: What Is a Hip-Hop Film?

December 4, 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Are Scarface, Do the Right Thing, and Django Unchained hip-hop films? Why or why not? What is a hip-hop film? What makes a film a hip-hop film?

Join us for presentations by Honors-College studentsAmanda Martinez, Senovia Quihuis, Alexa Rosenblum, Thomas Wicker, and Mario Ziccarelli. These student speakers are completing Honors contracts in Prof. Alain-Philippe Durand’s FREN/AFAS 373 US & Francophone Hip-Hop Cultures and in Prof. Tani Sanchez’s AFAS 371 Hip-Hop Cinema in the fall 2013.

5-6pm:         Speakers’ Presentations

6-7pm:         Debate with the audience

Wednesday December 4, 5-7pm, ILC 120

Free and open to the public

For information and to declare a Minor in Hip-Hop Studies or a Major in Africana Studies click HERE

Sponsored by the University of Arizona’s Africana Studies Program and Honors College

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