Matthew Olzmann is the author of two collections of poems: Mezzanines, which was selected for the Kundiman Prize, and Contradictions in the Design, both from Alice James Books. 

He’s been awarded fellowships from the Kundiman, the Kresge Arts Foundation, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. His writing has appeared in Best American PoetryKenyon ReviewNew England ReviewBrevity, and elsewhere. Currently, he teaches at Dartmouth College and also in the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.