UNCG Campus Weekly

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“Straight Outta Compton: The Story of the NWA”

The UNCG African American & African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) will host its first Conversation with the Community of this semester on “Straight Outta Compton: The Story of NWA.” The discussion will be Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 6 p.m. in the Kirkland Room of the EUC. Join in a discussion on the film, which is a historical piece on the iconic 1990’s musical group NWA. This discussion will focus on the film’s relationship to contemporary social issues including race, masculinity, politics and policing.