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Listening Session with Dasan Ahanu: Saul Williams albums


Sep 07 2022


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


NorthStar Church of the Arts

220 W Geer St, Durham, NC 27701


Come out to NorthStar Church of the Arts for a listening tour guided by Dasan Ahanu of Saul Williams' albums "MartyrLoserKing" and "Encrypted & Vulnerable," which comprise two of the three albums of Williams' MartyrLoserKing Project. We'll listen and break down the lyrics and music and Williams' vision for this Afrofuturist project.

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Free & open to the public.

We care about our community. Please wear a mask.

Doors open at 7:00. Non-alcoholic beverages and light snacks will be provided.

This event is a lead-up to a free screening of "Neptune Frost" at Duke's Rubenstein Arts Center on Thursday, September 8, 7:00 pm.

Sponsored by the Forum for Scholars and Publics and Left of Black at Duke University, Rofhiwa Book Café, and NorthStar Church of the Arts.



Dasan Ahanu

Christopher Massenburg, better known as Dasan Ahanu, is an award-winning public speaker, organizer, curator, educator, poet, spoken word artist, educator, songwriter, and emcee, and loyal Hip Hop head born and raised in Raleigh and currently based in Durham, North Carolina. He is co-founder and managing director of Black Poetry Theatre,…...

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