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The Radioactive Muse

  • LA Convention Center Room 513 /Meeting Room Level Los Angeles CA (map)

 The Radioactive Muse: Nuclear Disaster and Poetry. (Mihaela Moscaliuc,  Judith Vollmer,  April Naoko Heck ,  Lissa Kiernan,  Kathleen Flenniken) To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster and the 5th anniversary of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster (as well as the 70th anniversary, in 2015, of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki), four women poets whose lives have been marked by the nuclear industry read from their work and discuss the convergence of research and personal history in the making of their poems.

Earlier Event: February 7
Feature at Olive Free Library