Award-winning poet, editor, and translator Matthew Zapruder reads selections of his poetry and from his forthcoming book Why Poetry?, “an incisive for poetry’s accessibility to all readers.”
Author of four poetry collections, including Sun Bear (2014) and Come On All You Ghosts (2010), Zapruder is also the poetry editor for New York Times Magazine and editor-at-large for Wave Books. A reception and book signing will follow.
This event is free and open to the public, but donations are welcome. Seating is first-come, first-serve, and doors open at 6:30 P.M.
This event is co-sponsored by the New Writers Project and the Harry Ransom Center.