Hip Hop for Literacy

Saturday, July 28, 2018 | 2 PM - 4 PM
Julia Ideson Building | Auditorium
550 Mckinney St., 77002

Join HPL as we celebrate the love of Hip Hop! Enjoy a live cypher and dance performances, free giveaways, and nonstop entertainment in the presence of hip-hop’s first great storyteller, special guest Slick Rick!

To get pumped for the event, check out this blog post.

Doors will open at 1:30 PM. Registrants must check-in and it's first come, first served for seating. All those who have registered must be checked in by 1:59 PM. Starting at 2 PM, seats will not be held and attendance will be open to walk-ins.  Walk-ins will receive a number and called in order for an open seat.


  • Opening performance by Houston Poet Laurate, Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton 
  • Performance of hip hop cypher and Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton talks with Slick Rick 
  • Question & Answer session with Slick Rick and audience.  Note: Slick Rick will not be signing autographs or conducting interviews.

Space is limited, so RSVP today!

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