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Amaranth Borsuk

Amaranth Borsuk

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Amaranth Borsuk is a poet, scholar, and book artist exploring materiality across media. She is the author of two books of poems, Pomegranate Eater and Handiwork, as well as three collaborative books and numerous projects spanning print and digital media. The recipient of an NEA-funded Expanded Artists’ Books grant for her intermedia collaboration Abra, she teaches in the MFA program in Creative Writing and Poetics at the University of Washington Bothell.

Coffee and tea served. Book signing to follow.


This series of poetry readings is organized and hosted by poet, literary critic, and Distinguished Professor emeritus Stephen Yenser. Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of English, the Friends of English, and the UCLA Department of Cultural and Recreational Affairs.

All Hammer public programs are free and made possible by a major gift from an anonymous donor.

Generous support is also provided by Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, an anonymous donor, The Samuel Goldwyn Foundation, and all Hammer members.

The Hammer’s digital presentation of its public programs is made possible by the Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Foundation.