Alice Bag, In Conversation + Q and A


Alice Bag, In Conversation + Q and A

Tuesday, April 25 at Noon
California Room, UC Merced

5200 N. Lake Road
Alice Bag is a punk rock singer, musician, author, educator and feminist archivist. She was lead singer and co-founder of The Bags, one of the first wave of punk bands to form in the mid-1970s in Los Angeles. Her self-titled debut solo album was released in 2016 on Don Giovanni Records.

Bag will return to Merced on Tuesday, April 25, to discuss her work as a musician and as the author of “Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story” (2011) and “Pipe Bomb for the Soul” (2015). This reading, followed by a Q & A, takes place in the California Room on the UC Merced campus.

Doors open at 11:30am for a reception with appetizers. Bag's talk begins at Noon. Free and open to the public.

This reading is presented by Arts UC Merced Presents and co-sponsored by UC Merced Center for the Humanities, UC Merced’s School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts and the UC Merced Office of the Chancellor.


April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
+1 (209) 228-2453