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Time: 0:00 am
Location: Stephens College
Address:1200 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65215 (map)
Tess Taylor grew up in Berkeley, California, where she led youth garden programming at the Berkeley Youth Alternatives Community Garden and interned in the kitchen at Chez Panisse. In her twenties, she dropped out of Amherst College to become a translator and chef’s assistant at L’Ecole Ritz Escoffier in Paris. An avid gardener and cook, she is also an acclaimed poet. Her chapbook The Misremembered World was selected by Eavan Boland and published by the Poetry Society of America. Her work has appeared in The Atlantic, Boston Review, Harvard Review, The Times Literary Supplement, and The New Yorker. The San Francisco Chronicle called her first book, The Forage House, “stunning” and it was a finalist for the Believer Poetry Award. Tess is currently the on air poetry reviewer for NPR’s All Things Considered, and was most recently visiting professor of English and creative writing at Whittier College.
Time: 0:00 am
Columbia, MO (map)
Tess Taylor is the author of Work & Days, which was called was called “our moment’s Georgic" by critic Stephen Burt, as well as The Forage House, finalist for the Believer Poetry Award. An avid gardener and cook, she dropped out of Amherst College in her twenties to become a translator and chef’s assistant at L’Ecole Ritz Escoffier in Paris. She is currently the on air poetry reviewer for NPR’s All Things Considered, and was most recently visiting professor of English and creative writing at Whittier College.
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: L.A. Times Festival of the Book
Address:University of Southern California (USC), University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089 (map)
Join Maurya Simon at the L.A Times Festival of the Book as she reads from her upcoming collection, The Wilderness.
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Red Hen Press
Address:1540 Lincoln Ave
Pasadena, CA 91103 (map)
We invite you all to join us at our offices for what will be a fantastic celebration of Peggy Shumaker and Maurya Simon! We're excited for the first major event held in our event space, so this is something you don't want to miss!
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Diesel Bookstore
Address:Brentwood Country Mart, 225 26th Street. Suite #33
Santa Monica, CA 90402 (map)
Join Peggy Schumaker and Maurya Simon for a fantastic reading and signing at Diesel Bookstore!