“Everybody Still Wants to Fly”: Activism in Pop from Prince to Solange featuring an opening roundtable discussion of cinematic Prince in concert and his socio-political activism.
Alan Light, author of Let’s Go Crazy: Prince and the Making of Purple Rain
Kandia Crazy Horse, author of Rip It Up: The Black Experience in Rock ‘n Roll
Moderator: Sherae Rimpsey, Lecturer in Liberal Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Keynote Conversation with Solange
Moderator: Daphne A. Brooks, Professor of African American Studies; American Studies; Theater Studies; and Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies, Yale University
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