Hiphop Worldwide: More Than A Nation / End It Now!
The Hiphop Archive, W. E. B. Du Bois Institute, and the Department of African and African American Studies are co-sponsoring the Hiphop Worldwide: More Than a Nation / End It Now!: The Africa/US AIDS Mural (AMP) conference that is taking place from March 10 - 13, 2009.
"Hiphop Worldwide: More Than A Nation" and "End It Now: The Africa/US AIDS Mural Project (AMP)" identifies individuals, artists and organizations that use hiphop art and culture as a vehicle for communication, education and political and social development throughout the world.
End it Now! The Africa/US AIDS Mural Project (AMP) is a 5-year project at the Hiphop Archive. It is an ambitious undertaking designed to decrease the spread of HIV/AIDS in the African American community and on the continent of Africa and increase and encourage exchanges, education and conversations with those affected by the virus throughout the world.