Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal moderates a special panel, "#BlackMovementMatters: Dance, Hip-Hop and Social Justice." The panel features Rennie Harris, Thomas F DeFrantz, Brandyn Harris, Rodney Hill, and Phil Cuttino.
Rennie Harris, Brandyn Harris, Rodney Hill and Phil Cutting are members of the dance company Rennie Harris Puremovement. The company performed at Duke University on October 24, 2015. DeFrantz is the Chair of Department of African and Africa American Studies at Duke University. DeFrantz's work focuses on theories of African diaspora aesthetics, intersections of dance and technology, and dance historiography.
This conversation was originally part of the Wednesdays at the Center series and was presented by the John Hope Franklin Center and the Department of African and African American Studies at Duke University.