The City Imagines: Parallel World with Cadence Weapon

A conversation with rapper Cadence Weapon about his 2021 Polaris-shortlisted album Parallel World. Presented by The Word On The Street.

Parallel World centers around the history of Black community displacement and modern urban life in North America, touching on systemic racism, structural inequality, police profiling, and gentrification. Join us online for an informative conversation about art, urbanism, and the future of cities.

The Word On The Street runs from September 16-26, 2021. Check out the full schedule featuring over 100 authors: