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Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam Semis

April 25, 2014 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Celebrate the voices of 21st century America! Youth Speaks hosted the first Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam in 1997, the first poetry slam for teenagers in the country. The annual slam (an Olympic-style poetry competition) features hundreds of young writers, emcees, and performers from throughout the Bay Area and Northern California, and attracts almost 10,000 audience members during its month-long run.


Oakland Museum
1000 Oak St
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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