Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Performances and 2019 Announcement
The 2019 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate will be announced!
All 2019 Finalists and Leila Mottley, 2018 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate, will perform.
Steph Yun, 2012 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate, will MC.
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 2019 Finalists:
- Eleanor Wikstrom, Skyline High School, age 17
Jordan Tisnado, Dewey Academy, age 17
Zouhair Mussa, Oakland High School, age 15
Lizette Navarro, Oakland School of the Arts, age 17
Greer Nakadegawa-Lee, Oakland Technical High School age 15
Monique Nadine Jonath, The College Preparatory School, age 16
Samuel Getachew, Oakland Technical High School, age 16
Darien Em, Oakland High School, age 16
Siara Edmond, Skyline High School, age 15
Hayden Beaulieu, (high school graduate), age 18