Book Launch Friday 6th April, The Roundy, Cork

29 Mar 2018
Flip the script book launch

You are all cordially invited to what promises to be the most exciting book launch you'll attend this year!  


Live Hip Hop Show and Official Launch of J. Griffith Rollefson's critically acclaimed new book, 

*Flip the Script: European Hip Hop and the Politics of Postcoloniality* 

(University of Chicago Press, 2017).  

             "Detailed, innovative, and exhilarating... At last we have a critical survey 

             that can match the complexity and power of the music."

                                  -Paul Gilroy, author of The Black Atlantic

 Join Griff and Event Hosts, DJ Jus'Me and MC Spekulativ Fiktion, for a night celebrating hip hop beats, rhymes, and life across Ireland, Europe, and the World.

Readings from the author; Irish and European Hip Hop DJ Sets; All-Star lineup of Live Sets from Costello, Spek, and Gatch + Pacino Brady; and Open Mic to round things off in the Roundy. 

*Friday, April 6th, 8:30pm - 12:30am*
*Upstairs in the Roundy - 1 Castle St., Cork*

*Free and Open to the Public*

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