Matt Hart

7:00 PM, Thursday, November 14, 2019
Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street
Poetry reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro and The Greensboro Review will host a poetry reading by Matt Hart on Thursday, November 14th at 7PM at Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street. It is free and open to the public and will be followed by a book signing.

Matt Hart is the author of seven books of poems, including most recently Radiant Action and Radiant CompanionEverything Breaking/For Good is forthcoming from YesYes Books in September 2019. Hart’s poems, reviews, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in The Academy of American Poets online, Big BellGulf CoastHarvard ReviewJam Tarts MagazinejubilatKenyon Review online, Lungfull!, and POETRY, among others. His awards include a Pushcart Prize, a 2013 individual artist grant from The Shifting Foundation, and fellowships from both the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers. A co-founder and the editor-in-chief of Forklift, Ohio: A Journal of Poetry, Cooking & Light Industrial Safety (now celebrating its 25th year without a lost-time accident!), he lives in Cincinnati where he is Associate Professor in Creative Writing and the Chair of Liberal Arts at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.