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Poetry | Terrance Hayes


Poetry | Terrance Hayes

Terrance Hayes is the author of Wind in a Box, Hip Logic, and Muscular Music. His honors include the Whiting Award, the Kate Tufts Discovery Award, the National Poetry Series Award, Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, and the National Book Award in poetry. His new collection is Lighthead.

This series of readings is organized and hosted by Stephen Yenser, poet and professor at UCLA and author of A Boundless Field: American Poetry at Large and Blue Guide.

ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Assigned seating is available in the Billy Wilder Theater. Free tickets are required and available at the Box Office, one ticket per person on a first come, first served basis. Members enjoy priority seating and seat selection, subject to availability. Membership does not guarantee seating. Arrival at least one half hour prior to program time is recommended.

Parking is available under the museum for a flat fee of $3 after 6PM.

Hammer Readings is supported, in part, by the UCLA Department of English and Friends of English.

Public programs are made possible by a major gift from the Dream Fund at UCLA. Generous support is also provided by Hammer members; Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy; the Simms/Mann Family Foundation; Bronya and Andrew Galef; Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley; and an anonymous donor.

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