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Why the Dialogue?

For the eleven years, Rap Sessions, the first national tour of its kind, brought townhall style meetings to scores of cities across the country. In 2016, Rap Sessions continues its commitment to engaging the most difficult dialogues facing young Americans. By touring the nation with leading hip-hop activists, scholars, and artists, Rap Sessions helps jumpstart crucial local debate. Past participating institutions include Princeton University, Brown University, University of California-Berkeley, Vanderbilt University, University of California-Los Angeles, the University of Chicago, Harvard Law School among others.

Rap Sessions Dialogue