Poet Matthew Zapruder reads from his “Why Poetry”


Award-winning poet, editor, and translator Matthew Zapruder reads selections of his poetry and from his forthcoming book, Why Poetry, “an incisive argument for poetry’s accessibility to all readers.” The reading is followed by a reception and book signing.

Author of four poetry collections, Zapruder is also the poetry editor for the New York Times Magazine and editor-at-large for Wave Books.

Co-sponsored by the New Writers Project.

This event is free.