May 2021: National Youth Poet Laureate

2021 National Youth Poet Laureate Virtual Ceremony May 20

Judges for this year’s National Youth Poet Laureate finals include Juan Felipe Herrera, former U.S. Poet Laureate; Nikay Parades, Senior Programs Manager, Academy of American Poets; Rob Caper, Poetry Director, Library of Congress; Dr. Yolanda Sealy-Ruiz, poet and professor at Columbia University; SJ Miller, Associate Professor of Teacher Education; and Aileen Cassinetto, San Mateo County Poet Laureate.

More information about the 2021 National Youth Poet Laureate Commencement can be found at youthlaureate.org/2021. Media requests for interviews and assets can be made to ayofemi@itseleventhirtysix.com.