Matt Mendez

3691 W. Nevil Court
Tucson, AZ 85746

Author's Bio

Matt Mendez’s stories have appeared in Alligator Juniper, Cutthroat, PALABRA, PANK, The Literary Review and other journals. He was the winner of Alligator Juniper’s National Fiction Contest and has been a finalist for The Ohio State University Prize in Short Fiction and the Charles Angoff Award. He earned his MFA from the University of Arizona. His first book, “Twitching Heart,” is available from Floricanto Press.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Twitching Heart
(Floricanto Press, 2012)
Journals: 
Alligator Juniper, Border Senses, Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts, Moonshot Magazine, PALABRA: A Magazine of Chicano & Latino Literary Art, Pank, The Acentos Review, The Literary Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Mexican
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
El Paso
Raised in: 
El Paso, TX
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Last updated: Dec 03, 2012