Department of Humanities, Culture and Expression and Black Canadian Studies invites you to The 10th Edition of Griots to Emcees Spoken Word Showcase
Date: Thursday, June 16th, 2022
Place: LIVE on ZOOM
Join the 10th Class of Griots to Emcees for a special live & virtual showcase of Spoken Word!
GRIOTS TO EMCEES: SPOKEN WORD, CULTURE & PERFORMANCE is a course that explores the past/present/future of Diasporic oral culture - from ancient storytellers to spoken word artists, rap, dub, slam, lyricism, and performance poetry - as well as the socio-political, historical & cultural contexts that inspire & amplify artists’ voices on stage, page, in theatre, mixtape, digital media and more.