Hip-Hop Culture and Social Responsibility in the Age of COVID

Posted on 10/18/21 1:56 PM

Join us on October 21, 2021 from 6:00–7:00 p.m. to hear Ralph E. Godbolt present on the history and impact of hip-hop culture on social justice movements within the United States. Godbolt's presentation will also focus on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on African American and Hispanic Communities. The presentation will be given exclusively via Zoom. Join here to participate!

Godbolt is committed to using his talents to uplift individuals, families, and communities. He has led community-based organizations such as Special Olympics Philadelphia and the West Philadelphia Alliance for Children. Godbolt has also served on the faculties of the Pennsylvania State University, Chestnut Hill College, and Holy Family University, where his academic research focused on the Black Expressive Tradition.

This presentation is sponsored by the University College/IUP Libraries, the College of Art & Humanities, and the Office of Social Equity & Title IX.