The World’s Premier Youth Poetry Event

Brave New Voices is the only festival of its kind. Every year, over 500 young poets and the nation’s leading artists convene in a different U.S. city for four days of arts education, performance, and civic engagement.

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Brave New Voices

The Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Festival is back in person for the first time since 2019! Join us in San Francisco, July 20-22. This year’s festival centers around coming back together as a community. The slam is back, workshops are back, get-downs are back, and all we need is you.

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