In the Media: Lynne Thompson ’72 Reads at First Poetry Under the Pier Event, Santa Monica Daily Press Reports

Close-up portrait of short-haired Black woman in sleeveless blue blouse

Lynne Thompson ’72 read at Santa Monica’s inaugural Poetry Under the Pier event, the Santa Monica Daily Press reports. The event took place at Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica aquarium and featured poems about nature and the ocean. Thompson is the poet laureate of Los Angeles, a role to which she was appointed in 2021.