Monday Night Poetry

September 23, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
KGB Monday Night Poetry

Octavio R. Gonazalez + Rachel Zucker

Rachel Zucker is the author of ten books, including SoundMachine (forthcoming from Wave Books in 2019). Her other books include a memoir, MOTHERs, and a double collection of prose and poetry, The Pedestrians. Her book Museum of Accidents was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. A recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, MacDowell Colony and the Sustainable Arts Foundation, Zucker teaches poetry at New York University. Zucker is the founder and host of the podcast Commonplace: Conversations with Poets (and Other People). She is currently working on an immersive audio project (also called SoundMachine).

Octavio R. Gonzalez first collection of poems, The Book of Ours, was selected by the Institute for Latino Letters / Letras Latinas at the University of Notre Dame (available at He teaches at Wellesley College, and can be reached on Twitter @TaviRGonzalez.