Riverside’s Inaugural Dead Poets Slam

Culver Center of the Arts


Thursday, April 7, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Riverside’s Inaugural Dead Poets Slam

Come Honor Poets on the Ancestral Plane for National Poetry Month, And Hear them Battle Across Rhyme and Time!

Featuring Will “The Thriil” Shakespeare! 

Gwendolyn Brooks! 

Forough Farokhzad! 

Adrienne Rich! 

Wanda Coleman!

William Butler Yeats!

And YOU! 

Come dressed as your favorite poet to participate, or just come as you are to read your favorite poem aloud.

Doors open at 6:30, “Mock” Slam Begins at 7pm

Hosted by Phyllis Wheatley

Support has been provided by UCR College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CHASS) and the City of Riverside