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Hip Hop Lecture

Great Bay Community College
320 Corporate Ave.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States
Phone:603-427-7641

Great Bay Community College Hosts NH Humanities Sponsored Program in Honor of Diversity Month

Author and Professor, Marcus Del Hierro Presents: “The Use of Hip Hop Rhetoric to Combat the Criminalization of Black, Brown and Red Youth”

As part of its Diversity Month celebration, Great Bay Community College is hosting Marcus Del Hierro, assistant professor of English at the University of New Hampshire, and hip hop expert who will explore non-Western influences on the art form. His presentation, “The Use of Hip Hop Rhetoric to Combat the Criminalization of Black, Brown and Red Youth” will take place from noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Portsmouth campus Atrium. The program is free and open to the public. The college’s Diversity Committee is sponsoring the program in coordination with New Hampshire Humanities. For more information, contact Lori Mancuso at [email protected]