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Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Showcase & 510 Journal Release

  • Chapter 510 & the Dept of Make Believe 2301 Telegraph Avenue Oakland, CA, 94704 United States (map)

Poetry, poetry, and more poetry!

Come celebrate nine of Oakland's Youth Poet Laureates and the release of the ninth edition of our 510 Journal. The night will feature Oakland's 2018 Poet Laureate, Leila Mottley (star of the new 510 Journal), and will be MC'd by the 2017 Poet Laureate, Lucy-Flattery-Vickness. Previous Oakland Youth Poet Laureates Samuel Getachew, Julia Hopkins, Darien Em, Monique Nadine Jonath, BayLeaf Wilson, Lizette Navarro, Emily Lea Kim, Euna Elizabeth Bonovich, and Kerby Lynch will be reading their works as well.

This is an event you don't want to miss!

Doors open at 6:00 and readings start at 7:00.