Oakland Youth Poet Laureate 2018 Finale
The 2018 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate will be announced!
All 2018 Finalists will perform!
PLUS! Hip Hop for Change will MC, DJ and perform - featuring executive director Khafre Jay with Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist.
Join us for an evening of truth and talent!
With Friday Nights @ OMCA you can also take advantage food trucks, half-priced gallery admission, and other activities!
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate 2018 Finalists:
- Miles De Rosa, age 16, student at Oakland School for the Arts, 2017 Oakland Youth Poet Finalist
- Darien Em, age 15, student at Oakland High School
- Samuel Getachew, age 15, student at Oakland Technical High School
- Julia Hopkins, age 17, student at Oakland School of the Arts
- Monique Jonath, age 15, student at The College Preparatory School
- Leila Mottley, age 15, student at Oakland School for the Arts, 2017 Oakland Vice Youth Poet Laureate
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More information about the Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program: http://oaklandlibrary.org/youthpoets