Matt Kirkpatrick

A photo of Matt Kirkpatrick

Assistant Professor

English Language and Literature

613J Pray-Harrold



  • Ph.D., University of Utah
  • MA, Johns Hopkins University
  • BA, Pennsylvania State University

Interests and Expertise

  • Narrative
  • Experimental/innovative fiction
  • Text/image hybrids
  • New media and digital literature


  • CRTW 300W Gateway to the Creative Writing Program
  • Fiction workshop
  • Experimental fiction
  • Digital fiction and poetry
  • Collage fiction

Publications and Presentations

  • Diary of a Pennsylvania Farmer (Throwback Books, 2018)
  • The Exiles (Ricochet Editions, 2013)
  • Light Without Heat (Fiction Collective 2, 2012)
  • "The Silent Numbers," Digital Text and Audio Collage, Electronic Literature Collection, Vol. 3
  • "Beautiful and Splendid," The Common
  • "Service Area," The Rumpus
  • "Something Like Feeling," The Conium Review