Poet Rhiannon McGavin Maintains LA Roots While Exploring New Themes

June 7, 2022

For poet Rhiannon McGavin, LA will always be home.

Now researching abroad in Europe, the UCLA alumnus said she spent her adolescence in the vibrant LA poetry scene. A former Youth Poet Laureate of LA, McGavin said her first two poetry collections chronicle the coming-of-age experience and were informed by her connection to the city. As she completes her third book while pursuing her Master of Philosophy at Trinity College, McGavin said LA continues to be a meaningful source of creative energy for her.

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Rhiannon McGavin photo (c) Sadie Jean Spezzano