Foundation Event Organizer

in Introduction by

The Foundation of Women in Hip Hop will be hosting Detroit’s 1st Contemporary Interactive Women in Hip Hop Conference and Concert. Nina Payne, Piper Carter, and Sola Obayan are event organizers for this inaugural event. We will explore the historical and contemporary context, dynamics, impacts, and potential of Hip Hop music and culture on Women and ways Women are empowering themselves utilizing Hip Hop as a tool. The conference will showcase workshops, performances, discussions, and media addressing topics that range from: the international cross-cultural impact to the intersection of Hip Hop and digital technology, creative commerce: making a living in today’s music industry, and storytelling across multiple platforms.