Chuck D unveils new book at Schomburg Center

Chuck D unveils new book at Schomburg Center
Chuck D unveils new book at Schomburg Center

Jan 25, 2023

In an exciting first public reveal of her new book, live strong, Chuck D joined guests Monday night at the Schomburg Center in Harlem for a post-screening chat about the PBS/BBC documentary, Fight the Power: How Hip Hop Changed the World. Attendees had the first chance to view and purchase the book before its release on February 7.

Featuring over 250 of his paintings, sketches and drawings, Livin’ Loud includes an illuminating written commentary where Chuck D reveals his early experiences growing up in the turbulent era of the 1960s, in which he was shaped by civil rights and anti -predominant war. feelings of the time. He goes on to share his journey into the world of hip-hop, a genre he helped curate, carve and form.

“I was already expressing my political point of view through my art and graphics, so the bridge to music was a natural next step. I first expressed myself with my head and my hands, then later with my voice. -Chuck D

Limited signed copies Collector and Luxury editions, containing signed prints and a reproduction sketchbook, are still available at pre-publication prices. Click on here to secure your copy. The hardcover version of the library is available via: ChuckDBook.com.

All four episodes of “Fight the Power: How Hip Hop Changed the World” are currently available to UK viewers on BBC iPlayer, with the series airing on PBS on January 31 for US viewers.

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. Chuck Unveils New Book Schomburg Center

. Chuck unveils book Schomburg Center

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