Matthew Nienow's most recent chapbook is The End of the Folded Map. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Beloit Poetry Journal, New England Review, Poetry, and elsewhere; he has been recognized with a 2011 Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and several scholarships to the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. He lives in Port Townsend, Washington, with his wife and two sons, where he works as a boatbuilder.
Begun in 1915 and located on the campus of Southern Methodist University, Southwest Review is the third oldest, continuously published literary quarterly in the United States. We try to discover works by new writers and publish them beside those of more established authors. Selections from Southwest Review have been reprinted in volumes of Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, Best American Short Stories, Best American Essays, Best American Poetry, New Stories from the South, and elsewhere.Southwest Review
Volume 98, Number 2