All library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th, for Thanksgiving.
Poetry in the Griot Tradition: Oakland and West African Poets in Dialogue
Join us for a poetry reading celebrating an exchange between Oakland and West Africa.
- Sara Biel
- Karla Brundage
- Zakiyyah Capehart
- Tyrice Deane
- Mimi Gonzalez
- Makeda Hooper Mayfield
- Marcus Lorenzo Penn
- Wanda Sabir
- Tamaris Usher
And start a poetry exchange yourself with a West African!
The West Oakland to West Africa (WOWA) Poetry Exchange Workshop starts every Saturday beginning September 30th, 2017 from 1 to 2pm.