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Arts & Activism - Ruby Ibarra

Thursday, April 14, 2022
7:30pm – 9:00pm

Storrs Campus
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Ruby Ibarra

Thu, Apr 14, 7:30 pm


Presented in partnership with UConn Asian American Cultural Center as part of Jorgensen's ongoing Arts & Activism Lecture Series Ruby Ibarra is a rapper and spoken word artist from the Bay Area, CA. She released her debut album, CIRCA91 at the end of 2017 and has since toured across the United States at universities, empowerment conferences, music venues, and spaces such as - the National Mall in DC, The Getty Center, and the De Young Museum. Ruby has been featured on notable publications such as NPR, Huffington Post, South China Morning Post, Buzzfeed, XXL Magazine and was featured in a Grammys/MasterCard commercial and campaign with R&B singer SZA. Ruby’s music is available on all digital platforms and can be heard in several museum exhibits, films and television features.

"From representing the misrepresented, to smashing the patriarchy, this Filipina-American rapper proves unstoppable." -


Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Asian American Cultural Center (primary)

Control Panel