Dorianne Laux: Morton Marcus Poetry Reading

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Dorianne Laux: Morton Marcus Poetry Reading

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

| Humanities Lecture Hall, Room 206 | Free
Mortan Marcus Poetry Reading with Dorianne Laux

The Eighth Annual Morton Marcus Poetry Reading presented by the Institute for Humanities Research featuring Dorianne Laux Thursday November 16, 2017 at 5:30pm

Free Admission

Doors will open at 5:20pm, event starts at 5:30pm

Book signing and reception to follow

Parking information and directions:

Please park at the Cowell/Stevenson Parking lot 109 (map here: Follow path from lot 109 to Humanities Lecture Hall across from lot 106 on parking map (

Permits are $4.00 and attendants will be present at parking lot to sell permits to event attendees.

For disability accommodations, please contact or call 831-459-1274

About Dorianne: Dorianne Laux’s fifth collection, The Book of Men, was awarded The Paterson Prize. Her fourth book of poems, Facts About the Moon won The Oregon Book Award and was short-listed for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. Laux is also the author of Awake; What We Carry, a finalist for the National Book Critic’s Circle Award; Smoke; as well as a fine small press edition, The Book of Women. She is the co-author of the celebrated text The Poet’s Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry. Laux teaches poetry in the Program in Creative Writing at North Carolina State University and is a founding faculty of Pacific University’s Low Residency MFA Program.


November 16
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Humanities Lecture Hall, Room 206
UCSC Humanities Lecture Hall, 1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States

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