Robert Matte, Jr.

Poet

2190 N. Calle El Trigo
Tucson, AZ 85749
Phone: 
520-721-4445

Author's Bio

Robert Matte Jr. has been a wordsmith for many years. He has lived in various parts of the U.S. as well as in France, Turkey and England. Among other pursuits he has been a hippie poet, an Army officer and a college teacher. He and his wife Kathy have raised two sons in Tucson, Arizona. His last two books of poetry are Fort Apache and Digging For Bones. Mr. Matte has an abiding love for the land and the peoples of the American Southwest and is often struck with awe and wonder.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Fort Apache (Duck Down Press, 2004)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Paris
France
Raised in: 
Tucson, AZ
Arizona
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Last update: Jun 05, 2015