Three-Sentence Reviews

What Can Poetry Do? (Sun Bear by Matthew Zapruder)

November 25, 2014

Is a question posed in the title of a poem in Matthew Zapruder’s newest collection, Sun Bear (Copper Canyon 2014). And although the question is already a kind of defeat—Nothing seems to be the initial answer—Zapruder’s poems turn resignation into its own kind of full-blooded wisdom, where [...]