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Reading Poetry at the Hammer Museum with poet Jana Prikryl

October 24, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles , CA 90024 United States
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Jana Prikryl’s No Matter guides the reader through cities—remembered and imagined—toppling past the point of decline and fall.In reactionary times, these poems say, we each have a responsibility to use our imagination. Prikryl is the author of The After Party, named by the New York Times one of the Best Poetry Books of 2016. Her poems have appeared in the New Yorker, the London Review of BooksParis Review, and the New York Review of Books, where she is a senior editor and the poetry editor.Coffee and tea served.
Book signing to follow.

Readings are organized and hosted by poet, literary critic, and UCLA distinguished professor emeritus Stephen Yenser.

Details

Date:
October 24, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://english.ucla.edu/events/reading-poetry-at-the-hammer/

Venue

Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles , CA 90024 United States
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Phone:
(310) 443-7000
Website:
http://hammer.ucla.edu/