Been Here: A Conversation with Mia X and Melissa A. Weber

In this engaging conversation, Melissa A. Weber, Curator, Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane University Special Collections joins in conversation with Mia X, New Orleans native and Billboard charting emcee hailed as the “Mother of Southern Gangsta Rap,” focus on the evolution and influence of hip-hop and discuss the impact of trailblazing artistry in New Orleans in genres beyond jazz. We hope you enjoy, click the link below to watch the conversation in action!

This program is funded in part under a grant from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Anyviews, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily representthose of the National Endowment for the Humanities.