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UCI Festival of Contemporary African American Culture

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 @ 9:00 pm

UCI Festival of CAAC
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Friday, February 26, 2016

“Intersections between Asian American Jazz and African American Experimental Music”

Find out how the Black Power Movement of the 60s and African American creative music inspired Asian American jazz and continual collaborations between African American and Asian American improvisers.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

“Hip-Hop Invigoration”

Hip-hop, born from the cultural resistance of African American youth, has emerged into a movement of global impact that is now embraced by the mainstream.  Hip-Hop Invigoration will celebrate some of Los Angeles’ most creative contemporary artists in dance and music.


View the complete schedule here.


(Pictured: guest artists Ras G and Eagle Nubula)



Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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