Session 3: Jonzi D – London based Hip Hop poet, curator of Breaking Conventions, the longest running Hip Hop Dance Festival in the world.
A conversation on tensions between consumers and producers in Hip Hop as a popular culture, including:
- exploring examples of tensions and cooperation that exist in the interplay between artists, the production companies and the consumers of Hip Hop
- illustrating the personal, regional, national and global levels of issues that arise in the interface of Hip Hop culture and established cultural institutions
- considering the big question: ‘who owns Hip Hop?’