Join us for a lively conversation the hugely talked poet Lucinda Watson. Her new book "The Favorite" is a touching & poignant collection of poems which has been Her called "an arrow to the heart". Sixty-four poems are offered in three chronological parts from childhood to later life. They portray her elite, upper crust, East Coast childhood of social privilege and the psychological costs associated with it. Kirkus Reviews says this: "Thoughtful, well-crafted poems that trace a path to self-discovery." Lucinda holds two master's degrees and was an instructor at U.C. Berkeley's Haas School of Business. Her father was chairman of IBM, the company her grandfather founded.