Oregon Culture Nights: The Poetry of Hip-hop with Mic Crenshaw
Thursday, August 11 at 6:00pm
Museum of Natural and Cultural History, Courtyard
1680 E 15th Avenue, Eugene, OR
Join us for a celebration of Oregon's living traditions, featuring performances and demonstrations by master artists from around the Willamette Valley. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy this outdoor program connecting across our collective heritages.
Mic Crenshaw is a world-class emcee and former member of the Portland-based group Hungry Mob; a 2001 Portland Poetry slam champion and national finalist; and one of the most respected hip-hop artists in the northwest. His albums top the College Radio Hip Hop Charts, and he has performed with internationally-acclaimed acts such as the Fugees, Outkast, and Wu-Tang Clan.
Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members and UO ID card holders. Show your Oregon Trail or other EBT card for an admission discount.
Oregon Culture Nights showcase the work of master artists from the Traditional Arts and Apprenticeship Program, an initiative of the museum's Oregon Folklife Network.
This season's outdoor events are subject to change based on the weather. Please visit mnch.uoregon.edu for the most current information.