November 1 2012, 07:30pm
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Hammer Poetry: Dora Malech


Hammer Poetry: Dora Malech

Dora Malech is the author of two collections of poems, Say So and Shore Ordered Ocean. Her poems have appeared in numerous publications, including the New Yorker, Poetry, Best New Poets, American Letters and Commentary, Poetry London, and the Yale Review. The recipient of a Glenn Schaeffer Poetry Award, a Writer’s Fellowship at the Civitella Ranieri Center in Italy, and a Ruth Lilly poetry Fellowship, Malech earned an MFA in poetry from the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop. She directs Iowa Youth Writing Project, an arts outreach program.

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. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability. Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.

Parking is available under the museum for $3 after 6:00pm.

Sponsored by the UCLA Department of English and Friends of English.

Public programs are made possible by Hammer Members and the generosity of Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, and an anonymous donor.

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