The Poetry Santa Cruz website, lovingly maintained by Len Anderson, is an indispensible resource for keeping up with poetry happenings in Santa Cruz and surrounding areas. Most of us check the Events page regularly, but scroll down farther to find the section, “Breaking into Print: Poetry Books by Local Authors“.
That list is constantly updated, with most recent new books at the top, and is headed for the moment by Boys In the Woods, a new multi-media work by Marc Zegans. Published this spring by Crane Maiden Books, the book features:
“Stellar photography by Daniel Barnhill and musical component written & performed by Peg Simone with original lyrics by Marc Zegans.”
Marc was a guest on the KUSP Poetry Show three times in 2015, and we hope to to have him back again soon to discuss this latest work, and to learn more about his innovative multi-media style.
For now, we’ll reprise the podcast from September 20, 2015. In that visit, Marc and host Dennis Morton discussed what was then his newest book, The Underwater Typewriter. Here’s a partial screen grab of that blog post: