Matthea Harvey is the author of three books of poetry: Modern Life, 2007, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Sad Little Breathing Machine, 2004; and Pity the Bathtub Its Forced Embrace of the Human Form, 2000. She is a contributing editor to jubilat, BOMB, and Meatpaper. She teaches poetry at Sarah Lawrence and lives in Brooklyn.
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.
Poetry is supported, in part, by the UCLA Department of English and Friends of English.
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.