Ange Mlinko’s debut book, Matinées, was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and her second volume, Starred Wire, was both a finalist for the James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets and a winner of a National Poetry Series Award. She is also a prize-winning essayist and the recipient of the Randall Jarrell Award for Criticism from the Poetry Foundation. Her most recent book is Shoulder Season.
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.
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Poetry is supported, in part, by the UCLA Department of English and Friends of English.
All Hammer public programs are free and made possible by a major gift from the Dream Fund at UCLA.
Generous support is also provided by Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, the Simms/Mann Family Foundation, The Brotman Foundation of California, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, and all Hammer members.