Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of two books of poetry, The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart and LA Times Book Award Finalist Apocalyptic Swing. She was a Stegner Fellow and Jones Lecturer at Stanford University and currently runs the sports desk for The Best American Poetry blog. Her poems have appeared in a number of journals, including the New England Review, Ninth Letter, and the Paris Review. Calvocoressi is on the Advisory Board for The Rumpus’ Poetry Book Club (http://therumpus.net/the-rumpus-poetry-book-club/).
New American Writing
This series of contemporary fiction and poetry readings is organized by Benjamin Weissman, author of two books of short fiction, most recently Headless, and professor of creative writing at Art Center College of Design and Otis College of Art and Design.
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ALL HAMMER PROGRAMS ARE FREE
Location: Billy Wilder Theater
Ticketing: Tickets are required and available at the Box Office one hour before the program. General admission tickets are available one per person on a first come, first served basis following member ticketing. Early arrival is recommended.
Member Benefit: Members receive priority ticketing (until 15 minutes before the program) by skipping the general admission line and can choose their seats, subject to availability.
Parking: Under the museum, $6 flat rate after 6 p.m. Cash only.
Food and drink may not be carried into the Billy Wilder Theater. Read our food, bag check, and photo policies.
Public programs are made possible, in part, by a major gift from Ann and Jerry Moss.
Additional support is provided by Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, an anonymous donor, the Hammer Programs Committee, and Susan and Leonard Nimoy.