Rachel Zucker

Rachel Zucker is the author of nine books, most recently, MOTHERs, a memoir, and The Pedestrians, a double collection of prose and poetry. Her fourth collection of poems, Museum of Accidents (2009), was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and she was awarded an NEA fellowship in 2013. Along with poet Arielle Greenberg, Zucker co-wrote Home/Birth: a poemic and co-edited two anthologies: Starting Today: 100 Poems for Obama's First 100 Days and Women Poets on Mentorship: Efforts and Affections. Zucker is currently writing a series of lectures as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series.