Social Protest Through Song: From Spirituals to Dylan to Tupac to Trump

March 16, 2019, 10:30am - 12:00pm

Kalamazoo Public Library

21 & over

Protest music has been around for centuries. As long as people have been getting fed up with the status quo, they've been singing about it. And because music styles, human emotions, and social issues are so wide-ranging, protest songs are, too. These songs are usually written to be part of a movement for cultural or political change, and to galvanize that movement by drawing people together and inspiring them to take action.�


March 16, 2019

10:30am - 12:00pm

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Parchment Community Library

401 S Riverview Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49004, Local History Room


Kalamazoo Public Library

Organized in 1860 and opened to the general public in 1872, Kalamazoo Public Library now serves a district population of 119,000 through five locations plus multiple outreach ventures. Many Southwest...

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