Hip-Hop Can Save America

Hip-Hop Can Save America

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Solutions From A Culture of Innovation


Keeping Hip-Hop Based Education ‘Real,’ with Dr. Lauren Leigh Kelly
Feb 11 • 42 min
The Influence of Cold Chillin’ Records & the Juice Crew with Author Ben Merlis
Jan 6 • 32 min
Hip-Hop World Diplomacy with Mark Katz
Dec 4, 2019 • 50 min
HHCSA! aka The World’s Smartest Hip-Hop Podcast
Hip-Hop Music Education with Jarritt Sheel
Oct 24, 2019 • 44 min
Teaching hip-hop music as MUSIC #HipHopMusicEd
Hip-Hop + Computer Coding with Richard Achee (Google / PythonMC)
Oct 5, 2019 • 34 min
What The Jay-Z / NFL Deal Is Still Missing
Oct 3, 2019 • 11 min
A Manny Faces Auditorial
HHCSA Update + Jay Z’s REAL Mistake
Aug 21, 2019 • 8 min
Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings [Hip-Hop Education Pioneer]
Aug 28, 2018 • 38 min
Culturally relevant pedagogy and hip-hop
Tierney Oberhammer of Flocabulary [Hip-Hop Education]
Aug 15, 2018 • 45 min
Tierney Oberhammer is the Director of Production for Flocabulary, overseeing content creation, working with rappers, singers and producers to make music that aligns with K-12 curriculum. She has helped create hundreds of videos ranging from math to…
Ben Ortiz [Hip-Hop Archiving, Hip-Hop Education]
Aug 7, 2018 • 44 min
Ben Oritz serves as the assistant curator for the Cornell Hip-Hop Collection, a part of Cornell Library’s Rare and Valuable Manuscript department. As someone who is very much of the culture, we hear about his work in this esteemed position, what the…
Dr. Andrea Hunt [Hip-hop education, community service]
Jul 31, 2018 • 28 min
On this episode, we return to the hip-hop education space, as I talk with Dr. Andrea Hunt. Dr. Hunt developed and teaches a Sociology of Hip-Hop Culture course at the University of North Alabama, and while she is very much involved with the regional…
Baba Brinkman [Hip-Hop Theater, Science]
Jul 24, 2018 • 43 min
My guess is that if you’re listening to this show, you’ve heard of a lil ol musical called Hamilton. The unlikely mix of hip-hop and live theater caught many mainstreamers off guard with its multi-cultural, multi-genre approach to the stage. But…
Sage Salvo [Hip-Hop Education, Literacy]
Jul 17, 2018 • 35 min
On this episode, Manny Faces speaks to artist, educator and entrepreneur Gil Perkins, aka Sage Salvo who, founded a literacy program called Words Liive that helps teachers build standards-aligned lessons that integrate music and media, increasing…
Kevin Kosanovich [Hip-Hop Archiving, Education]
Jul 3, 2018 • 32 min
Kevin Kosanovich founded the College of William & Mary Hip Hop Collection dedicated to documenting and preserving Virginia’s hip-hop history. Kevin earned his PhD writing about the Bronx River Houses, the Zulu Nation, and hip-hop’s…
Mikal Amin [Hip-Hop Education, Events, Youth]
Jun 26, 2018 • 50 min
A veteran of more than a dozen international tours, including as a State Department Cultural Ambassador with the Music Abroad Program, Mikal Amin is someone I consider to be the epitome of a hip-hop teaching artist. He’s taught master classes,…
Hip Hop Fundamentals [Hip-Hop Dance, Education]
Jun 19, 2018 • 45 min
Using the dynamic American art form of Breaking to teach
Dr. Ian Levy [Hip-Hop Education, Counseling, Therapy]
Jun 12, 2018 • 40 min
Counselor & professor Dr. Ian Levy on using hip-hop in school counseling
Dr. Bettina Love [Hip-Hop Education & Civics]
Jun 4, 2018 • 46 min
Author, educator Dr. Bettina Love on hip-hop education and civics