Washington Post Reviews 'Why Poetry' By SMC's Matthew Zapruder

Washington Post LogoIn its review of Why Poetry, the Washington Post ​gives the new book by Saint Mary's ​Professor ​Matthew Zapruder​ high marks, referring to it as​ " a consistently surprising work that shows novices how they can navigate poetry while providing a wonderful re-education for anyone who was taught to dissect a poem as if it were a dead frog." Zapruder, an award-winning poet and former poetry editor for the New York Times, teaches English at Saint Mary's and serves a part of the core faculty in the College’s stellar MFA in Creative Writing Program. 

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Thursday, September 14, 2017