Art All Night DC x Intellectucool: Paint This Town - Art vs Hate [Event]

Art All Night DC x Intellectucool: Paint This Town - Art vs Hate [Event]

Intellectucool is excited to bring you our own special event for the
city's biggest art party Art All Night DC in the SHAW neighborhood of Washington, DC

Come out and enjoy our newest production ☆☆Paint This Town☆☆ ...Creative Art Experience, Live Music, Meaningful Conversation #ArtVsHate

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#CONNECTID Jennifer Johns: From California to Cape Town, South Africa

#CONNECTID Jennifer Johns: From California to Cape Town, South Africa

In Episode 1 of #CONNECTID we sit down with the talented Jennifer Johns as she delivers her live recorded album AZANIA and leaves Cape Town to head back to sunny California. She discusses how a 3 week trip turned into a 10 month journey of reflection on the continent and how her experience as a Black American in Africa has shaped her. 

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Educating Hip Hop: 9th Wonder on PBS

Educating Hip Hop: 9th Wonder on PBS

DJ, Producer, North Carolina Central and Duke University Professor 9th Wonder talks about the preservation of a Hip Hop archive and legacy on PBS with "The Open Mind".

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In Case You Were Wondering : NBA “Super-Max” contracts

In Case You Were Wondering : NBA “Super-Max” contracts

With all the controversy and craziness this summer the NBA has shifted from a basketball league to more of a reality show. However, one thing that has inspired some of us to dust off the old high-tops--the seemingly outrageous contract extensions which have been handed out to some of the league’s biggest superstars. Jon Wall resigning for $ 170 milli, Steph Curry making $ 201 milli, and James Harden coming in at $228 milli.

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5 Minutes w/ The Sociologist

5 Minutes w/ The Sociologist

In the first installment of #5Minutes Austin sits down with Jovonne J. Bickerstaff, a scholar of gender, race and emotion work. She is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Mellon-funded African American History, Culture & Digital Humanities Initiative at University of Maryland, College Park. Her dissertation, “Together, Close, Resilient: Essays on Emotion Work Among Black Couples,” probed the emotion strategies partners co-construct to foster emotional intimacy, navigate differences and cultivate a shared identity - offering a rare window into black intimate lives. 

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