Dean Young has published ten books of poems, most recently Bender: New and Selected Poems and a book of prose on poetry, The Art of Recklessness. He has taught for many years and is currently the Livingston Chair of Poetry at the University of Texas, Austin. Young is currently serving as the 2014 Texas Sate Poet Laureate. Please join us for a reading and Q and A with Mr. Young. Refreshments will follow.