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Documenting Hip-Hop

Organizer: A/P/A Institute at NYU
Venue: Cantor Film Center
36 East 8th Street, Theater 101
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Add to Calendar 10/01/2008 06:30 PM 10/01/2008 10:00 PM America/New_York Documenting Hip-Hop More detail: https://apa.nyu.edu/event/documenting-hip-hop/ Cantor Film Center, New York, NY, 10003

2008-10-01The global phenomenon of B-boying has struck the popular imaginations around the world. Hip-hop has impacted international youth culture on a historical scale, and the success of Benson Lee’s film “Planet B-Boy” poses
as a global pop cultural reflection and response. The new documentary by
director Marc Hyun Kim “B-Breakers” explores Korean Hip-Hop culture through the lives of young B-breakers competing within the international arena and will be the film’s New York premier. A discussion follows the screening.

Co-sponsored by: Center for Multicultural Education and Programs at NYU & NYU Center for Media, Culture, and History/Center for Media and Religion