Ruth Lepson is poet-in-residence at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston.
In recent years she has been collaborating with musicians in Box Lunch and low road.
Her books of poetry are:
- I Went Looking for You (blazeVOX)
- Morphology (prose poems and photographs with artist Rusty Crump, also from blazeVOX)
- Dreaming In Color (Alice James Books)
Another is forthcoming from Pressed Wafer. A CD with musical settings of some of the poems will be included.
Her poems have appeared in:
...and dozens of other magazines.
She has also performed with musicians at the Lily Pad, Outpost and Harvard University in Cambridge, at 119 Gallery in Lowell, MA, in Jordan Hall at New England Conservatory, the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA, at The Cornelia Street Café in Manhattan, and Douglass St. Studios and Goodbye Blue Monday in Brooklyn, and elsewhere.