Series: Spring Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): Modern Languages Auditorium
Pulitzer Prize–winning poet and novelist Maxine Kumin reads from poems written throughout her career. She opens the reading with a found poem generated from information about bear attacks, followed by two more poems about bear attacks. She also reads several poems in the persona of a male hermit, several poems from a cycle about an aging horse, and a piece called "The Excrement Poem."