Molly Peacock is the author of six volumes of poetry, including The Second Blush and Cornucopia: New & Selected Poems. Her poems have been published in The New Yorker, The Nation, and The New Republic among others. She is also the writer/actor of a one-woman show in poems, “The Shimmering Verge,” which toured the US and Canada, including an off-Broadway showcase. Former president of the Poetry Society of America, she was a co-creator of the Poetry in Motion program on New York City’s subways and buses.
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.
Public programs are made possible by a major gift from Ann and Jerry Moss.
Additional support is provided by Laura Donnelley, Bronya and Andrew Galef, and the Hammer Programs Committee.