2021 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Announcement & Performances

2021 OYPL Finalist Photos

Join us for this exciting event, live on Facebook to celebrate our tenth Oakland Youth Poet Laureate! 

We will announce, live, the 2021 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate and Vice Oakland Youth Poet Laureate. Don't miss it!

All seven 2021 Finalists will perform:

  • Anna Chard
  • Dara Kashayar
  • Kaylan Black
  • Maya Looney
  • Myra Estrada
  • Nadia Elbgal
  • Siara Edmond

This event will be LIVE on Facebook.

Get to know the poets now, as we post introduction videos in the lead-up to the event.

(Facebook will try hard to have you login, but you do not have to! You do not need a Facebook account to watch our event.)


This event has already occurred. Visit our events calendar for future events.


Online Program