Some Favorite Writers: Mary Norris
Mary Norris’s three decades as a “prose goddess” (translation: copy editor) at the New Yorker are at the forefront of her memoir and reflections on punctuation, spelling, and grammar, Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen.
This series of readings is organized by author and UCLA professor Mona Simpson. Readings are followed by discussions with Simpson.
Complimentary coffee and tea served. A book signing will follow the reading.
This series is supported in part by the UCLA Department of English and the 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, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, an anonymous donor, and all Hammer members.
The Hammer’s digital presentation of its public programs is made possible by the Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Foundation.