Matthew Shears

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Matt Shears is the author of 10,000 Wallpapers (Brooklyn Arts Press 2011) and Where a road had been (BlazeVOX 2010). His poetry has been featured in The Boston Review, Colorado Review, Denver Quarterly, Volt, Notre Dame Review, and Cutbank, among other journals. His nonfiction and reviews have appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Jacket2, Xantippe, Interim and The Devil's Punchbowl: A Cultural and Geographic Map of California Today. He received his MFA from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop and a Ph.D in Literature from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where he was awarded a Schaeffer Fellowship.

Senior Adjunct Professor, Writing and Literature
Senior Adjunct Professor, Writing

BA, Miami University of Ohio; MFA, University of Iowa; PhD, University of Nevada