50IN50: WRITING OURSELVES INTO EXISTENCE
Co-Presented by the Billie Holiday Theater – NY
Directed by Indira Etwaroo
The West Coast debut of 50in50: Letters to Our Daughters – with founding partner Frank Silvera Writers’ Workshop (FSWW). For the third year, MacArthur “Genius” Dominique Morriseau’s curatorial statement calls women and girls from all walks of life to tell their stories. A diverse group of 50 stories will be selected to be read by a renowned collective of women actors.
The Intersection between Hip Hop and Education presented by Jahi of Public Enemy, as PE 2.0 reintroduces Hip Hop as a world culture with life affirming principles. This event includes an interactive discovery of various elements of Hip Hop around the world, a live performance and demonstration with a call to action to use Hip Hop music and culture as a catalyst for social and global change.