Kerr McGee Auditorium
Meinders School of Business
Oklahoma City University
NW 26th St. & McKinley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Poet Ellen Bass is the featured speaker at Oklahoma City University's annual Thatcher Hoffman Smith Poetry Series. Bass is a critically acclaimed poet and workshop leader known for her modern and emotive depictions of universal human experiences such as loss and grieving, the nature of love, and human relationships with their pets. Her work has been featured recently in The New Yorker magazine and on former U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith's podcast "The Slow Down."
At 10:00 am Ellen Bass will present an informal public reading and a discussion of the craft of writing.
At 8:00 pm Ellen Bass will give a formal public reading and presentation followed by a book signing.