Michael Ryan is director of the MFA Program in Poetry at the University of California, Irvine. He has published many works including: five books of poems, an autobiography and a memoir. He also has published his collection of essays about poetry and writing, which won the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, and many more. His most recent book of poems is This Morning, which was published earlier in the Spring.
This event will be held in Room 225/229 of the library.