lipkin-croppedTabula Poetica continues on December 1 with poet, academic, and nonfiction writer – Elline Lipkin.

Lipkin’s book The Errant Thread was chosen by Eavan Boland for the Kore Press First 41knbn9zonl-_sx328_bo1204203200_Book Award. Her second book, Girls’ Studies, explores contemporary girlhood in the United States. Currently a Research Scholar with the Center for the Study of Women at UCLA, Lipkin also teaches for Writing Workshops Los Angeles.  She has been a resident at Yaddo, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Dorland Mountain Arts Colony. She recently served as a mentor for AWP’s Writer-to-Writer program and is the current Poet Laureate of Altadena.

The poetry talk begins at 1 p.m. in the Wilkinson Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center, followed by a poetry reading at 4 p.m. in the Henley Reading Room, 2nd Floor, Leatherby Libraries.
About Tabula Poetica: Tabula Poetica: The Center for Poetry at Chapman University is dedicated to creating an environment to celebrate poetry in a variety of forms and venues. The project, which includes the reading series and the international journal TAB, fosters a culture of poetry appreciation by engaging with accomplished writers, novice poets, students, and the general reader in an effort to share poems and conversation about this art form.