Santa Monica Review with Charles Hood

Sunday Apr 08 2018   5:00 PM
The Edye, SMC Performing Arts Center  1310 11th St, Santa Monica, CA  map

Join Charles Hood at a reading celebration of the spring 2018 issue of the Santa Monica Review. Other speakers include Sonali Kolhatkar, Halina Duraj, Alisa Slaughter, and Victoria Patterson. The Santa Monica Review is a national literary arts journal sponsored by Santa Monica College. This event is one of many public celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the magazine, founded by writer and teacher Jim Krusoe in 1988.

Admission: $10. Tickets available here. Free parking.

Charles Hood has studied birds and natural history from the Amazon to Tibet, and he has seen more than five thousand species of birds in the wild. A widely published poet, he has received numerous fellowships and writing awards, and his most recent artist-in-residence positions were with the National Science Foundation in Antarctica and with Playa Arts in Oregon. He has also been a visiting professor in England, Mexico, and Papua New Guinea. Hood is currently a research fellow with the Center for Art and Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art as well as a teacher of writing and photography at Antelope Valley College in the Mojave Desert.