Matthew Zapruder is the author of three collections of poetry, most recently Come On All You Ghosts (Copper Canyon, 2010), a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. HIs poems, essays, and translations have appeared in many publications, including Paris Review, The New Republic, The New Yorker, Slate, and Poetry. He has received the 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship, a William Carlos Williams Award, a May Sarton Award from the Academy of American Arts and Sciences, and a Lannan Literary Fellowship. A member of the core faculty of Saint Mary's MFA Program, he is also a senior editor at Wave Books. His fourth collection of poems, Sun Bear, is forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press in spring 2014.