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Darrin Keith Bastfield is a Visual Artist, Author, and founder of BecomeAPatron.org.

His Born Busy documentary based on his book ‘Back in the Day: my life and times with Tupac Shakir published by One World/Ballantine/Randomhouse In 2002 depicts a young Tupac Shakur during his teenage years of development of purpose and focus while living in Baltimore MD. Tupac ignited by art uses his voice as a tool for his own activism to bring to light social concerns arising throughout black communities..

As an Author he’s spoken to high school students to the Ivey League (University of Pennsylvania) effectively connecting with audiences and engaging them in thoughtful Q&A sessions.

Please reach out to our team to book Darrin Keith Bastfield for your next conference, meeting, or special event.