THE 6th ANNUAL MORTON MARCUS MEMORIAL POETRY READING honors poet, teacher and film critic Morton Marcus (1936-2009), one of Santa Cruz’s beloved cultural icons. This sixth annual event will feature California's Poet Laureate Emeritus AL YOUNG. The evening will be hosted by Gary Young and will also feature the winner of the 4th Annual Morton Marcus Poetry Contest.

FEATURING: AL YOUNG

WHAT: 6th Annual Morton Marcus Memorial Poetry Reading

WHEN: Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 6:30 PM

WHERE: UC Santa Cruz Humanities Lecture Hall 206, Cowell College

FREE ADMISSION. Seating is limited. Parking is $4.00

SPONSORS: Poetry Santa Cruz, Ow Family Properties, Cabrillo College English Department, University of California at Santa Cruz Creative Writing Program, and Santa Cruz Writes.

4th ANNUAL MARCUS POETRY CONTEST SPONSORS: Santa Cruz Writes and phren-Z, an online literary magazine.

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