SMC's Matthew Zapruder Selects '‘Genealogy’ for NYTimes Weekly Poem

New York Times Magazine logoEnglish professor Matthew Zapruder selected the poem ‘Genealogy’ by Camille Rankine for his weekly highlight of poetry for the New York Times Magazine. Among other things, Zapruder points to his reason for selecting the poem is that it incorporates an imaginative version of the poet’s own ancestry. When he is not selecting poems for the NYT, Zapruder directs the College's MFA in Creative Writing Program. Read the feature.

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Friday, April 1, 2016