Axton series will feature Kentucky poet laureate, other award-winning poets


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky’s 2011-2012 poet laureate, Maureen Morehead, will return to her alma mater to lead off the University of Louisville’s fall Axton Reading Series by discussing her work and teaching a master class in September. Other series highlights are talks by an internationally recognized poetry-slam performer and an award-winning poet and essayist.

    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.