EWU hosts Abolitionist Bettina Love for Black History month
Bettina Love presents Hip-Hop Civics
Last updated 2/16/2023 at 11:31am
CHENEY – Author, abolitionist, and researcher Bettina Love, Ph.D., presented at the Eastern Washington University campus on Feb. 8.
“If you want to understand us [black culture], you have to see us.” Love said. The presentation centered around a historical analysis of cultural touchstones of African peoples of the late 15th century and how they have been transmitted across the world in successive generations.
Love gave a thesis on “hip-hop” civics which included depictions and analyses of black culture all over the world. Love’s presentation included musical, philosophical, an...