As the Library Specialist, Leela Denver is the Poetry Center’s first point of contact for the public. She assists library users with their reference needs, processes and catalogs books, coordinates library volunteers, and manages readings on Voca, the Poetry Center’s online audio/visual library.
Leela holds a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from the University of Michigan and is currently working toward her Masters in Library and Information Science at the University of Arizona. Her poetry can be found in Xylem, Fortnight Literary Press, The Michigan Daily’s Statement, and Oleander Review. In her free time Leela likes to cook, garden, and make things with her hands.