"Unlazy With Language: The Poetics of Hip-Hop"

  • 7:30 pm

116 Art Building West
141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City

Mother-loving genius and cunning linguist Brandon Alexander Williams will do a lyrical analysis on the art of rapping and performance poetry. His lyrics will make your brain smile.

Born in Maywood and raised in Peoria, Illinois, Brandon Alexander Williams is a poet, MC and DJ. Williams is an alumnus of Southern Illinois University-Carbondale where he produced “The Yard: An A’Capella/Hip-Hop Musical”. As an active MC and DJ, he has performed and taught throughout the country, produced eight albums, published two books, and given several guest lectures and keynotes centered around art-integrated education.

Cost: Free

Contact: elizabeth-m-wallace@uiowa.edu

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