The Hammer Museum, along with PEN Center USA and the Poetry Society of America, will present on Oct. 14, the 5th Annual Festival of California Poets.
The event will celebrate the poetic tradition of the Golden State. Three distinguished, contemporary California poets will introduce and read poems by canonical California poets, as well as their own poems. Featured readers include: Maxine Hong Kingston on Lucille Clifton; Suzanne Lummis on Nora May French; and James Ragan on Denise Levertov.
A Q&A will follow the readings.
FESTIVAL OF CALIFORNIA POETS
FRI OCT 14, 7:00PM
HAMMER MUSEUM, 10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024
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