(The author of NO FREE WILL IN TOMATOES, Peter Payack is a...)
The author of NO FREE WILL IN TOMATOES, Peter Payack is a poet, environmental artist, and self-described "conceptual anarchist". This latest fanciful collection of poems reflects Payack at his "pithy" and "perceptive" best.
Bachelor, Catholic University America, 1972. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1994.
First Poet Populist of Cambridge, MA (2007-2009).
Inventor of The Stonehenge Watch™.
Founding Editor of Phone-a-Poem (1976-2002), which is now archived at the Woodberry Poetry Room at Harvard University.
Assistant professor Berklee College Music, Boston, 1997-2015. Adjunct visiting lecturer University Massachusetts, Lowell, 1987-2012. Founder, president Speculative Poetics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1976.
Contributing editor Creative Computing, Morristown, New Jersey, 1977-1985.
Artist-in-residence Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1982, 84, 86.
Member art advisory committee International Space Station, National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Visiting Artist at Harvard 350, 1986.
Visiting Artist at MIT's International Sky Art Conference, 2002 held at Delphi, ikaria and Athens Greece.
Married Monica Elizabeth Hynes, June 5, 1981. Children: Michael, Peter Paul.