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October 6

Matthew Brennan


Matthew Brennan has published five books of poems as well as two chapbooks. His most recent volume is One Life (Lamar U. Press, 2016). The House with the Mansard Roof (2009) was a finalist for the Best Books of Indiana. He has also written studies of Wordsworth and J. M. W. Turner, the Gothic novel, Southern poet William Gilmore Simms, and contemporary poet Dana Gioia. Brennan’s poems and criticism have appeared in Sewanee Review, Commonweal, New York Times Book Review, and Poetry Ireland Review.