Youth Leading Youth


Hip Hop and Hiplife Theatre in Ghana and South Africa 

By Daniel Banks

"Hip Hop is, therefore, a space where everyone is allowed her own truth – and Hip Hop knows that my truth and your truth do not need to be the same for us to live, create, and work well together." -Daniel Banks

Since its beginnings in the United States in the 1970’s, the culture of Hip Hop has become a global phenomenon. Daniel Banks documents how Hip Hop is being used as a tool for peace-building and youth empowerment in Ghana and South Africa.

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