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Matthew Tuckner

Matthew Tuckner received his MFA in creative writing at NYU and is currently a PhD candidate in English and creative writing at the University of Utah. His debut collection of poems, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, is forthcoming from Four Way Books (Fall 2025). His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in AGNI, American Poetry Review, the Nation, and Best New Poets 2023, among others.