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 On Culture Raises US, Astor Chambers invites you to join for honest, insightful, and challenging conversations with pioneering cultivators across music, fashion, tech, sports, art, and entertainment.

LIBRA FORDE – Unboxing Culture: Shared Identity & Personal Freedom

Summary The conversation explores the concept of culture and its importance. It delves into the idea that culture provides a sense of belonging and a soft landing, allowing individuals to take flight and refuel. The discussion also touches on the importance of sharing culture...

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DJ CLARK KENT – Preserving and Guiding the Culture

Summary The conversation explores the concept of culture and its evolution over time. The speakers discuss the idea that culture existed before their generation and that they were part of shaping the youth culture in terms of music, fashion, and footwear. DJ Clark Kent...

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AMANDA WILLIAMS – Patience, Practice, and Culture in Art

Summary The conversation explores the themes of patience, practice, and the influence of different cultures on art and creativity. Patience is emphasized as a necessary quality in the creative process, allowing time for clarity and growth. Practice is seen as a key component of...

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CHRIS HICKS – Community and Collaboration in Atlanta

Summary Christopher Hicks discusses the evolution of Atlanta’s entertainment scene and the sense of community that has allowed it to flourish. He highlights the collaborative nature of the city, where individuals support and help each other in various fields. Hicks also mentions the growth...

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DR. CAPRICE HOLLINS – Embracing Cultural Understanding

Summary Dr. Caprice Hollins discusses the importance of understanding culture and how it shapes our identities and behaviors. She shares her personal journey and the realization of her own biases and privilege. Dr. Hollins provides insights on navigating courageous conversations on race and the...

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JARREN SMALL – The Beat of Literacy in Education

Summary Jaren Small, founder of Reading with a Rapper, discusses the intersection of culture and education and how his organization uses rap music to engage students in reading, writing, and retention. He shares his journey of creating Reading with a Rapper and the challenges...

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The Power of Social Media Deciding the Fate of Brands

The Power of Social Media Deciding the Fate of Brands ...

Discovering Our Shared Unity Breaking Barriers and Connecting as a Society

Discovering Our Shared Unity Breaking Barriers and Connecting as a Society ...

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