Carlo Matos


Carlo Matos has published poems in 5×5, kill author, The Houston Literary Review, Radiant Turnstile, DIAGRAM, The Mad Hatters’ Review, and narrative (dis)continuities, among others. He is the author of a previous collection of poems entitled A School for Fishermen (BrickHouse Books, 2010). His first book of scholarship, Ibsen’s Foreign Contagion, was published by Academica Press in 2012.  He teaches writing at the City Colleges of Chicago by day and competes in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) by night. In his off-hours, he can be found entertaining clients at the Chicago Poetry Bordello.