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Voting for the 2021 South Side Youth Fest is now closed. You can watch any of the submissions into the festival below. Although voting has closed, we hope you’ll continue to show your favorite entries support by clicking on the heart button.

Sleep by Jamon R.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: None




Reaching for Happiness by Sayra H-R.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: gun violence, mental health



Mykia’s Life by Mykia W.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: Death




My Life Story by Tateanna M.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: None




Inside the Mind by Nakila E.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: mental health




Best Vacation Ever by Isiah G.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: none




Intrusive Thoughts by Zalayah B.
Category: Take Action
Content Warning: suicide, mental health




Walk with My Life by Theresa R.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: none




The Story of a Jamaican by Kamoy M.
Category: For the Culture
Content Warning: none




We Meet Again! by Zalayah B.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: none




Shadows of Youth by Christi B.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning: mention of gun violence




When You’re Nine and Your Black is Cinnamon by Lydia C.
Category: Self Portrait
Content Warning:racial microaggressions




Radical Youth by Marshall C.
Category: Take Action
Content Warning:none