Politics and music
WHAT: 1st Annual Hip Hop Conference
WHERE: San Jose State University Student Union
WHEN: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2
WHY: Designed to address the issues of young hip hoppers from the ages of 18-35, this conference includes keynote speaker Dr. Tricia Rose, professor and chair of the American Studies Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
There will also be panel discussions and workshops on:
Plus, a community resource fair and an art exhibit of local talent, film screenings, vendors and music throughout the day.