William Corbett is a poet and memoirist who lives in Boston's South End and teaches writing at MIT. He has written books on the painters Philip Guston and Albert York and edited the letters of James Schuyler. Corbett directs the small press Pressed Wafer and sits on Manhattan's CUE Art Foundation's advisory board. In 2011 Hanging Loose published his book of poems The Whalen Poem. He is at work on a book about the artist Stuart Williams.