Poet Matthew Zapruder reads from his new book, "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." Author of four poetry collections, Zapruder is also the poetry editor for the New York Times Magazine and editor-at-large for Wave Books. A reception and book signing follow. Co-sponsored by the New Writers Project.