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Matalone, Lee

Matalone, Lee


Office: 708 Strode

MFA, Creative Writing - Fiction, McNeese State University (2018); MA, English Literature, McNeese State University (2018); BA, English with a concentration in Modern Studies, University of Virginia (2011)

Lee Matalone's debut novel, HOME MAKING is forthcoming from Harper Perennial (Winter 2020). She writes about death and loss for The Rumpus. Her fiction has been featured in The Offing, Denver Quarterly Review, Hobart, Joyland, Jellyfish Review, Nat. Brut, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, crag, Bridge Eight, the Austin Review, and Cosmonauts Avenue. Her essays and reporting have appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, the National, and Flavorwire, among others. She has been a contributor to the Tin House, Bread Loaf, and Sewanee writers conferences, and has been awarded residencies at the Arctic Circle program, Pocoapoco and Art Farm.