Thursday, November 2, 2006, 6pm - 9pm
Verbal Coliseum is a celebration of spoken-word poetry and creative expression. Professional spoken-word artists will teach and perform work that investigates racial identity, social justice and economic relations, gender, and the human experience in contemporary America. UCR ARTSblock will erect the Verbal Coliseum in front of the Sweeney Art Gallery and UCR/California Museum of Photography for Riverside\'s Thursday night ArtsWalk. Professional spoken-word artists will perform, and the community is invited to listen or participate.