Black Music in Minneapolis: Prince and the Geography of the Minneapolis Sound

When:
March 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
2017-03-29T17:00:00-04:00
2017-03-29T18:30:00-04:00
Where:
Senate Chamber
N940 Ross Building
Contact:
Laura Tortorelli

As part of it' Distinguished Lecture Series, the Department of Geography is pleased to presnt Dr. Rashad Shabazz. The talk will explore the links between music and geography, the history of black migration to Minneapolis in the early 20th century, and the hidden world of black musicians that gave rise to the sound that Prince popularized in the early 1980s.

All are welcome.