AS Presents Announces 2016-17 Schedule

AS Presenters a number of great events for the coming academic year.

Things start off with a workshop from East L.A. band Las Cafeteras titled The Sounds of Resistance on September 8; Kamasi Washington & The Next Step will bring their unique spin on modern jazz to campus on September 16; the New Orleans-based Soul Rebels will bring a special show featuring rapper Talib Kweli on September 22; psychedelic cumbia-punk quartet Thee Commons perform on September 29; sketch comedy group 1491s perform on October 14; On October 22 the euphoric indie pop group of Montreal performs; Deafheaven, which has been described as a “brilliant collision of beauty and despair” (Pitchfork) will perform on October 23; Alicia Garza Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter will lecture on February 9; Emmy-winning television host, author, and biologist, Jeff Corwin will come to campus on March 25; and The New York Times called W. Kamau Bell “the most promising new talent in political comedy in many years.” Bell will perform on April 10.

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The 2016-17 AS Presents Lineup:

9/8/16 Las Cafeteras Workshop 9/16/16 Kamasi Washington & The Next Step 9/22/16 Talib Kweli & The Soul Rebels 9/29/16 Thee Commons 10/14/16 1491s 10/22/16 of Montreal 10/23/16 Deafheaven 2/9/17 Alicia Garza Co-founder of Black Lives Matter 3/25/17 Jeff Corwin 4/10/17 W. Kamau Bell