Tag: spoken word

Word Circus takes over downtown Riverside

By Saida Maalin Poets Romaine Washington and Eric “T.R.U.E.” DeVaughn left the audience visibly inspired by their performance at the monthly Riverside Art Walk.  Audience members interacted with each performance uniquely as both poets showcased their work in a creative way.  “T.R.U.E. is an acronym for, ‘Thought requires uncommon effort,’” DeVaughn said.. He provoked the

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Students light up the stage with stories of personal trials for foster care youth awareness

By Leo Cabral Spoken word poetry, rap and beatboxing may simply be seen as hobbies to some, but to RCC and UCR foster youth, it is a way to cope with the world. The Guardian Scholars Program at RCC and UCR collaborated and organized their fourth annual “Voices and Visions” benefit May 16 for Foster

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