UCSC Humanities Lecture Hall 1156 High Street, Room 206Santa Cruz, CA 95064
The Annual Morton Marcus Memorial Poetry Reading honors poet, teacher, and film critic Morton Marcus (1936–2009). Marcus, a nationally acclaimed poet, called Santa Cruz his home for more than 50 years. This annual poetry series continues Mort’s tradition of bringing acclaimed poets to Santa Cruz County, continues to acknowledge the significant role poetry has played in our community’s history, and works to maintain poetry’s influence in our county’s culture.Book signing and reception to follow. Parking permits are $4.00 and attendants will be present at parking lot to sell permits to event attendees.