Spring 2022 Brown Bag Event: Discussion with Dr. Ashley Newby
Virtual Event - Register at: go.umd.edu/AFAMBrownBagRegFeb2022
It is with great excitement that we announce our first installment of a series of Brown Bag events for the Spring 2022 semester in the Department of African American Studies at the University of Maryland!
Lecturer and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Ashley Newby, will be leading the next Brown Bag event on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from 12:30pm – 2pm EDT.
The title of Dr. Newby’s discussion is “Passing the Aux Cord: Co-constructing knowledge in the College Classroom through Hip-Hop”. In this event, she will be leading and engaging discussion on Hip-Hop music and culture through reviewing playlists, guiding on composition within the genre, addressing how to convey ideas uniquely, and instructing a brief community co-constructing activity around the genre’s history and culture.
RSVP as soon as possible by clicking on the following link/URL (go.umd.edu/AFAMBrownBagRegFeb2022).
An e-mail with the virtual event Zoom Room ID and link/URL information will be sent to you after making your RSVP before the event starts.
Go to our events webpage for more details by clicking here.
For more information, please contact:
Department of African American Studies
University of Maryland
1119 Taliaferro Hall
4280 Chapel Lane, College Park, MD 20742