Axton fall series will feature poetry, fiction


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — University of Louisville poet Derek Mong will launch the fall Axton reading series at UofL that also will feature visits from a poet and a novelist who will lecture and lead master classes for students.

    UofL’s English department brings in distinguished writers through the Anne and William Axton Reading Series of free, public literary events funded by and named for Anne Axton and her late husband, a former English professor.

    Here’s the fall Axton reading series on UofL’s Belknap Campus:

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.