Alexis Cannard is a 17-year-old Roosevelt High School student, and the inaugural Youth Poet Laureate of Oregon.
“Writing has allowed me to speak my mind on my own personal issues, as well as on a larger scale as an activist.”
Alexus Cannard will give a Pop-Up Reading at 11:30am on the overlook (Main Building, 2nd Floor).
Events, Classes, and Seminars
Our events, classes, and seminars bring the community together to hear, learn, and discuss the most compelling issues and ideas of our day. We hope you will join us in our downtown Literary Arts space, online, and at partnering venues across Portland and Oregon.