Poetry: Terrance Hayes
Terrance Hayes is the author of Wind in a Box, Hip Logic, and Muscular Music. His honors include the Whiting Award, the Kate Tufts Discovery Award, the National Poetry Series Award, Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, and the National Book Award in poetry. His new collection is Lighthead.
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.
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.