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The 2016 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Announcement

The Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program has selected five finalists to advance in the competition to become the 2016 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate, announced in July 2016. The Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program is a partnership between the Oakland Public Library and Youth Speaks and encourages poets between the ages of 13-18 living in Oakland

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Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Film Screening of Romeo Is Bleeding

The Oakland Public Library and Youth Speaks presents a film screening of Romeo Is Bleeding Sunday, March 27th Oakland Public Library 125 14th St | Oakland, CA 3:30pm-5:30pm Performances by poet, educator and Richmond native Donte Clark and alumni of the Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program. About the Film: A fatal turf war between neighborhoods

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Youth Speaks

Youth Speaks