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A Conversation with Rich Medina

Start:
November 3, 2018 5:00 pm
End:
November 3, 2018 6:00 pm

Join CAM on Saturday, November 3 at 5pm for A Conversation with Rich Medina

Free

Rich Medina is a DJ, journalist, spoken word artist, educator, and former semi-pro basketball player. He established Jump N Funk in 2001 as North America‚Äôs original Afrobeat party dedicated to the music of Nigerian icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti. 

Rich Medina will be in conversation with Mark Anthony Neal, Chair of the Department of African & African American Studies and the founding director of the Center for Arts, Digital Culture and Entrepreneurship (CADCE) at Duke University where he offers courses on Black Masculinity, Popular Culture, and Digital Humanities, including signature courses on Michael Jackson & the Black Performance Tradition, and The History of Hip-Hop, which he co-teaches with Grammy Award Winning producer 9th Wonder (Patrick Douthit), Duke University.

CAM and Sound + Vision present Jump N Funk with Rich Medina on Saturday, November 3 from 8pm-12am. Click here to learn more and purchase tickets. Proceeds benefit CAM and the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. 

Presented with The Loud Minority, Art of Cool Project, Rich Medina, The Electric Pickle Co, DanceGruv Radio, Raleigh Rockers, Raleigh Raw