Overture Galleries: Poetic Justice: Words on Environmental Crisis
Presented By Overture Galleries

Poetic Justice:

Words on Environmental Crisis

Wed, Apr 22

UW Memorial Union: Free

Overture Center is committed to the safety of our guests, resident organizations, artists, volunteers and staff. On Friday, March 13 our local public health authorities banned any gatherings of 250 or more people due to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

We have canceled the in-person Poetic Justic gallery talk, however online events are being planned. Check back for more information soon!


Running Time:

2 Hours


All Ages

This event will be at the UW Memorial Union.


Join us for an evening of spoken word performances from local students, faculty and artists on the subject of climate change and the environmental crisis, as well as a reading from artist/photographer John Riggs, whose exhibition: ClearCut–The Wages of Dominion, is jointly presented by Overture Center and the Wisconsin Union directorate.

Overture Galleries are sponsored by Norman Berven & Barbara Mittelstaedt Berven, The Arts Access Fund, a component fund of the Madison Community Foundation and by contributions to Overture Center for the Arts. Overture Galleries proudly partners with the UW Nelson Institute in the “Year of the Environment.”