Lucian Mattison

Poet

SW
Washington, DC 20024

Author's Bio

Lucian Mattison is a US-Argentinian poet and translator. He is the author of two books of poetry, Reaper's Milonga (YesYes Books, 2018) and Peregrine Nation (Dynamo Verlag, 2017), winner of the 2014 Dogfish head Poetry Prize. His poetry, short fiction, and translations appear in Four Way Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, Hobart, Muzzle, Nano Fiction, The Nashville Review, The Offing, Third Coast, Waxwing, and elsewhere. He also won the Puerto Del Sol Poetry Prize in 2016. He received his MFA from Old Dominion University in 2015. He currently works at Writopia Lab in Washington, DC. Visit Lucianmattison.com

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Reaper's Milonga (YesYes Books, 2018)
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Peregrine Nation (Broadkill River Press, 2014)
Prizes won: 

2016 Puerto Del Sol Poetry Prize, 2014 Dogfish Head Poetry Prize, 2014 Elizabeth R Curry Poetry Prize, 2014 Atlantis Prize, 2014 Bermuda Triangle Prize

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Spanish American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Spanish
Born in: 
Los Angeles, CA
California
Raised in: 
Singapore
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Last update: Jun 23, 2019