Author: Matthew Zapruder
Publisher: Fivehundred places
Size: 11 x 16 cm
Matthew Zapruder is the author of COME ON ALL YOU GHOSTS (Copper Canyon 2010), a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, and SUN BEAR, forthcoming from Copper Canyon in spring 2014. He is also co-translator from Romanian, with historian Radu Ioanid, of SECRET WEAPON: SELECTED LATE POEMS OF EUGEN JEBELEANU (Coffee House Press, 2007). He has received a 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship, a William Carlos Williams Award, a May Sarton Award from the Academy of American Arts and Sciences, and a Lannan Foundation Residency Fellowship in Marfa, TX. he is also an Editor at Wave Books.
Fivehundred places is a press established by Jason Dodge in an attempt to bring new readers to some of the poets that have been so important to his thinking and working over the past decades.
With a single printing of 500 copies, each book will find itself in one of 500 places.
Each Fivehundred places book also features a Dead Scissor by Paul Elliman on its cover.