Al Young, beloved poet, friend, and former Poet Laureate of California was a generous and dynamic presence in the California poetry landscape for decades. While he passed away on April 17, 2021, we have not been able to safely gather to remember and celebrate his life. Join us for this gathering of poets, friends, to honor and remember Al's beautiful presence. Featured readers include Ishmael Reed and current California Poet Laureate, Lee Herrick.
Presented by Poetry Flash & Something About the Blues Organizing Committee.