Dear America

Dear America: History Meets Hip-Hop at the Tang Museum,” was held Friday, November 4. The event was presented by Arts Fest Fridays. It was an evening of eclectic historic- and election-themed entertainment including vintage campaign songs from musician/artist Brian Dewan (They Might Be Giants, Blue Man Group, Sesame Street), hip-hop poets and performers from Saratoga Springs High School and Skidmore College (featuring Synclaire Rowen and more), and historic reenactors from across the Capital Region. This free, family-friendly event took place within the exhibit “A More Perfect Union,” which included American flags collected in all 50 states by artist Mel Ziegler.