Dweck Center of the Central Library at Grand Army Plaza for this year's Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival's Bodega Education Initiative,
Brooklyn Historical Society.
2010 symposium on the life and legacy of J Dilla.
Nelson George, the author of numerous books and articles on music, but not just on music -- we've taught his memoir City Kid to college students -- and Johnny Temple, head of the wonderful Akashic Books (which recently published Nelson George's The Plot Against Hip-Hop and wears many other hats, among them one of the people behind the Brooklyn Book Festival.
sonicscoop.com and writes about music and technology.