Farid Matuk

Farid Matuk was born in Peru to a Syrian mother and Peruvian father; he has lived in the U.S. since the age of six. Matuk is the author of Is It the King? (Effing Press, 2006) and THIS ISA NICE NEIGHBORHOOD (Letter Machine Editions, 2010). His poems have appeared in 6X6, Barrelhouse, The Boston Review, Big Bridge, and Cannibal, among others. His essays and reviews have appeared in SENTENCE, Cross-Cultural Poetics, and The Poetry Project Newsletter. Matuk has published translations from Spanish...See more