Harvard Recognizes Hiphop Classics

On February 29, 2016, the Loeb Library at Harvard University, in collaboration with the Hiphop Archive and Research Institute (HARI), began its archive of 200 of the most influential hiphop albums.

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Rebuild, Respect, Represent: "The Bigger Picture"

Today, on June 19th - otherwise known as “Juneteenth” - we celebrate the 155th anniversary of the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in the United States. As we commemorate the freedom, struggle, and black liberation of today, we must also consider the ways in which the fight for freedom continues. In recognizing how far we have come, we must also shine light to the continuation of the efforts to achieve black liberation in the century and a half following the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans.

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