Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces 2022/23 Youth Poet Laureate Sah Pham’s Book Release

May 31, 2023

Seattle, WA—May 31, 2023: Seattle Arts & Lectures (SAL) is thrilled to announce the release of LOVELIKE, a debut collection of poetry by the 2022/23 Seattle Youth Poet Laureate, Sah Pham. Published by Poetry NW Editions, LOVELIKE is 8th in the series of Seattle Youth Poet Laureate books.

Pham will read from her new book alongside three 22/2023 Youth Poetry Fellows at Third Place Books Seward Park. At the reading, there will be a ceremonial passing of the laurel to Mateo Acuña, who is the incoming 2023/24 Seattle Youth Poet Laureate. We will also welcome and celebrate the nine other 23/2024 fellows. This event is free and open to the public.