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Tuesday, 28 February 2012
Rap and the Arab Spring - London event
opendemocracy.org, FINAL REMINDER: Rap and the Arab Spring - London, Wednesday
"This event will explore the questions: What ways did rap inspire the revolutionaries and how are the revolutions inspiring Arab rappers? With no real Arabic hip hop industry to speak of, how do we account for the genre's popularity and influence? Has Arab rap transcended its regional boundaries and made its impact global?"