US-Argentinian poet, Lucian Mattison, was born in Los Angeles, California, in 1987. He is the author of Reaper's Milonga (YesYes Books, 2018) and Peregrine Nation (Dynamo Verlag, 2017) which won the 2014 Dogfish Head Poetry Prize (originally published by The Broadkill River Press). His poetry has appeared in The Adroit Journal, The Boiler, Everyday Genius, Four Way Review,Hobart, Muzzle, Nashville Review, Puerto Del Sol,, Powder Keg,Valparaiso Poetry Review,and other journals. His fiction appears in Per Contra,Fiddleblack, and Nano Fiction. His translations of poetry can be read in Hayden's Ferry Review,Lunch Ticket, Newfound, The Offing, and Waxwing. He received his MFA from Old Dominion University in 2015. He is a poetry editor for Big Lucks. He is based out of Washington, DC.

His poems have won the Puerto Del Sol Poetry Contest, Elizabeth R. Curry Poetry Contest, and have been nominated for the Best of the Net Anthology.He is currently looking for a publisher for his translation of Chilean poet, Diego AlfaroPalma's Santiago Literary Prize-winning poetry collection, Tordo. If you are interested email him  here.

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