Help develop and prioritize the job criteria for the next Library Director. Please visit this link to access the survey and provide your input by the close of business on June 22, 2018. Your thoughts and responses will help develop and prioritize the job criteria for our next Library Director, as well as assist in identifying appropriate candidates as the search is being conducted.
Poetry in the Griot Tradition: Oakland and West African Poets in Dialogue
Join us for a poetry reading celebrating an exchange between Oakland and West Africa.
- Sara Biel
- Karla Brundage
- Zakiyyah Capehart
- Tyrice Deane
- Mimi Gonzalez
- Makeda Hooper Mayfield
- Marcus Lorenzo Penn
- Wanda Sabir
- Tamaris Usher
And start a poetry exchange yourself with a West African!
The West Oakland to West Africa (WOWA) Poetry Exchange Workshop starts every Saturday beginning September 30th, 2017 from 1 to 2pm.