Young Chicago Authors

Cultivating young voices through writing, publication, and performance education.

Cultivating artistic voices, critical thinkers and civically engaged youth.

Overview

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To book a YCA Teaching Artist, please email booking/at/youngchicagoauthors.org.

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YCA Events
Featured Event
Mar 2

LTAB Prelims

1104 S. Wabash Chicago, IL 60605

Upcoming Event
Feb 20

#LTAB19 Preliminary Bouts

11am-8pm @ Columbia College (Various Locations)

No pre-sales for prelims, tickets available for purchase at venue day of.

February 20 - March 2
This first round of our slam-style poetry competition features performances by hundreds of youth poets from schools and community organizations from all sides of the city & beyond. Preliminary Bouts will be held at various times on Wednesdays - Saturdays.

Upcoming Event
Feb 21

#LTAB19 Preliminary Bouts

11am-8pm @ Columbia College (Various Locations)

PRELIMINARY BOUTS February 20 - March 2
This first round of our slam-style poetry competition features performances by hundreds of youth poets from schools and community organizations from all sides of the city & beyond. Preliminary Bouts will be held at various times on Wednesdays - Saturdays.

Upcoming Event
Feb 22

#LTAB19 Preliminary Bouts

11-8pm @ Columbia College (Various Locations)

No pre-sales for prelims, tickets available for purchase at venue day of.

February 20 - March 2
This first round of our slam-style poetry competition features performances by hundreds of youth poets from schools and community organizations from all sides of the city & beyond. Preliminary Bouts will be held at various times on Wednesdays - Saturdays.

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About Young Chicago Authors

Young Chicago Authors transforms the lives of young people by cultivating their voices through writing, publication, and performance education.