Jennifer Moxley’s newest collection of poetry, Druthers, is full of wit and erotic exuberance. She is the author of six books of poetry, a book of essays, and a memoir. Her book The Open Secret was awarded the 2015 William Carlos Williams award from the Poetry Society of America. Moxley teaches poetry and poetics at the University of Maine.
Readings are organized and hosted by poet, critic, and UCLA professor of English emeritus Stephen Yenser. Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of English, the Friends of English, and the UCLA Department of Cultural and Recreational Affairs.
Coffee, tea, and book signing with the author to follow.
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