Matt Mason

Matt
Mason
Art Discipline: 
Writer

Location:

Omaha
NE
United States of America
Dates of Residence: 
May 8, 2017 to May 19, 2017

Matt Mason has won a Pushcart Prize and two Nebraska Book Awards; was a Finalist for the position of Nebraska State Poet; and organized and run poetry programming with the U.S. Department of State in Nepal, Romania, Botswana, and Belarus. He has over 200 publications in magazines and anthologies, including Ted Kooser's American Life in Poetry and on Garrison Keillor's Writer' Almanac. His most recent book, The Baby That Ate Cincinnati,was released in 2013. Matt lives in Omaha with his wife, the poet Sarah McKinstry-Brown, and daughters Sophia and Lucia.