Poetry: Mary Jo Salter

Friday Jan 17, 2014 7:30 PM to 7:30 PM This is a past program

Mary Jo Salter is the author of the poetry collection Nothing by Design and six previous collections. She has also written a children’s book, The Moon Comes Home, and is coeditor of The Norton Anthology of Poetry. She is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University and lives in Baltimore.


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.