Trinidad Escobar

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

Trinidad Escobar is a storyteller from Oakland. She is an alumnus of San Francisco State’s poetry program and a fellow of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics MFA Poetry program. She is the recipient of the Olympiad of the Arts Award and the Frances Jaffer Poetry Prize given by the Poetry Center of San Francisco, and a Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation fellow.