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Ithaca College Series to Conclude with Hip-Hop and Spoken Word Show

ITHACA, NY — A number of local artists will perform as part of the concluding event in the yearlong series sponsored by the Ithaca College Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE). Titled “Creative Acts, Communal Celebrations,” the hip-hop and spoken word show will bring together the campus and local community on Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. in the Community School of Music and Arts, 330 East State St. The event is free and open to the public.

Performers will include DJ Double A, Ave Mack of the Empire Kings, Nomadz of Nomadz Rekkids, Money Mars, Ernest Verb, Jay Scar, Kid N0va, Dubian and other local musicians.

The show concludes the yearlong CSCRE series focusing on the topic of “Black Men.” Housed in the School of Humanities and Sciences, the center prepares students to live in a multiracial and polycultural world by understanding how race and ethnicity shape an individual’s identity and life chances. For more information, visit