Leroy F. Moore Jr.
Leroy F. Moore Jr. is an African American writer, poet, community activist, and feminist. Moore was born November 2, 1967 in New York City. He is notable for the creation of Krip Hop - a movement that uses hip-hop music as a means of expression for people with a disability. Since the 1990s, Moore has written the column "Illin-N-Chillin" for POOR Magazine. Moore is also a co-founder of the disability performance art collective Sins Invalid. Additionally, he currently serves as the Chair of the Black Disability Studies Committee for the National Black Disability Coalition. He co-authored a children's book called Black Disabled Art History 101.
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- "Happy 50th Leroy Moore". Black Disability. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
- "Krip-Hop Nation: Toronto". utoronto.ca. Archived from the original on 2015-02-02.
- "Illin n' Chillin". poormagazine.org.
- "Who We Are - About Us - Sins Invalid". sinsinvalid.org.
- "NBDC Black Disability Studies Committee". blackdisability.org. Archived from the original on 2015-02-02.
- "Leroy F. Moore: Black/Brown International Disability Art and Hip-Hop". Whitney Museum of American Art. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
- "Black Disabled Art History 101 with Leroy F Moore Jr and Nicola McClung | University Press Books/ Berkeley". www.universitypressbooks.com. Retrieved 2019-02-09.
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