Matt Morton holds degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and the Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars. In 2017 he received a National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship, and his poetry has appeared in AGNIGulf CoastHarvard Review, Tin House Online, and elsewhere. His reviews have appeared in Kenyon Review OnlineAmerican Literary Review, and 32 Poems. He is the recipient of the Sycamore Review Wabash Prize for Poetry, an Owen Scholars Fellowship from JHU, the Carol Houck Smith Scholarship from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the John Hollander Scholarship from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. He serves as associate editor for 32 Poems and is a Robert B. Toulouse Doctoral Fellow in English at the University of North Texas.

Photo Credit: Lesya Bazylewicz