Matthew Zapruder

Matthew Zapruder Selects ‘Ode to the Flute’ for NYTimes Weekly Poem

New York Times Magazine logoEnglish professor Matthew Zapruder selects the poem ‘Ode to the Flute’ by Ross Gayfor his weekly highlight of poetry for the New York Times Magazine. When he is not selecting poems for the NYT, Zapruder directs the College's MFA in Creative Writing Program.

NYT Magazine Introduces Matthew Zapruder as New Poetry Editor

New York Times Magazine logoThe New York Times Magazine features insights from Saint Mary’s English Professor Matthew Zapruder on being selected as its new poetry editor. In the article “Introducing Matthew Zapruder, the Magazine’s New Poetry Editor,” he writes about his enthusiasm for the role

Professor Matthew Zapruder has six of his New Poems, as well as an Essay on his Collection, Sun Bear, Featured in The American Poetry Review

MFA poetry Professor Matthew Zapruder has six new poems featured in the latest edition of The American Poetry Review! "The Art of Slowness" by Tony Hoagland is also included in this issue, which looks at Professor Zapruder's poetry collection, Sun Bear. Check it out here!

Matthew Zapruder (MFA Poetry Faculty) in conversation with Missy Mazzoli featured in The Believer online

Matthew Zapruder (MFA Poetry and English faculty) and musician Missy Mazzoli collaborated on Mazzoli's new album Vespers for a New Dark Age which features Zapruder's poetry replacing traditional vesper verse.

"Summer Poem #3," a poem by professor Matthew Zapruder, appears in the Spring 2015 Transatlantic Poetry issue of Ploughshares Literary Magazine

Ploughshares is proud to announce that “Summer Poem #3,” a poem by Matthew Zapruder, appears in the special Transatlantic Poetry issue of Ploughshares (Spring 2015), one of the most prestigious literary journals in the country.

San Jose Mercury News Profiles Saint Mary's Matthew Zapruder

San Jose Mercury News logoSaint Mary's Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing and acclaimed poet Matthew Zapruder is profiled in the San Jose Mercury News.

Creative Writing Professor Matthew Zapruder to Perform in Litquake's Annual Fundraiser Regreturature V: The Wrath of Taste

Some tickets still remain for Litquake's annual fundraiser Regreturature V: The Wrath of Taste, coming this Thursday, March 12, to the Verdi Club. Writers sharing their early, cringe-worthy, yet hilarious writings include the likes of Glen David Gold, Michelle Richmond, Paul Myers, Matthew Zapruder, Lyzette Wanzer, Manjula Martin, Mary Ladd, and Peter Hartlaub.