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Manning Marable
Russell Simmons

Rap Music Provides a Roadmap for Positive Societal Change, Says Def Jam's Russell Simmons

Russell Simmons, founder of Def Jam Records, said rap music provides a roadmap for positive societal change during a dialogue with Manning Marable, Columbia history and political science professor. The event was sponsored by the Institute for Research in African-American Studies.

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Shot: Jan 28, 2002
Published: Feb 22, 2002
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002