I did like this interview but feel it stops short of allowing the amazing people in the room to talk more amongst themselves. The moderator keeps bringing it back to poetry and the accomplishments of the book and steps on the toes of Cornell West and Jay-Z having a conversation. Still a good watch.
These are a few links that will give you an idea of who Harry Belafonte and Cornell West are:
Poor and Working People
On Hip Hop
On a similar note this movie is amazing: