Author Harryette Mullen reads her poetry at a closing reception for the exhibition Alison Saar: STILL . . .
Harryette Mullen is the author of several poetry collections, including Recyclopedia: Trimmings,S*PeRM**K*T, and Muse & Drudge, winner of a PEN Beyond Margins Award, and Sleeping with the Dictionary, a finalist for a National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award, and Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her poems have been translated into Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, Polish, German, Swedish, Danish, Turkish, and Bulgarian. She teaches American poetry, African American literature, and creative writing at UCLA. A collection of her essays and interviews, The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be, is due from University of Alabama Press in 2012. HerTanka Diary is forthcoming from Graywolf Press in 2013.
Saturday Nov 17, at 2pm, please join us on the last day of the exhibition for a poetry reading with acclaimed author Harryette Mullen followed by a reception until 5pm. Otis will also be releasing the exhibition catalogue and a new, limited-edition, collaborative print by Alison Saar and Harryette Mullen that will be available for purchase. Support Otis and take home a beautiful memento from the show.