Christopher Matthews

CHRISTOPHER MATTHEWS was born in Donegal, Ireland, in 1955 and grew up and was educated between that country and England. He took his bachelor's degree at the University of Ulster and obtained a Ph.D. from the University of Durham; its subject was Ezra Pound. His poems have appeared in The American Scholar, Crazyhorse, The Dublin Review, and other journals. His chapbook, A New Life, was published in 2000. He currently teaches undergraduate literature in Lugano, Switzerland.