Sebastian Matthews

Sebastian Matthews is the author of a memoir and three books of poetry. The latest collection, Beginner’s Guide to a Head-on Collision, comes out from Red Hen Press in 2017. His work has appeared in American Poetry Review, Atlantic Monthly, Georgia Review, The Sun, and Virginia Quarterly Review, among others. He is currently working on a novel, a collection of personal essays, and a book of prose poems. Matthews serves on the Vermont Studio Center trustee board and on the advisory board of Callaloo: A Journal of African Diaspora Arts & Letters. His graphic “collage” novel, The Life & Times of American Crow, is available at the website: