Brooke Matson, author of In Accelerated Silence

Brooke Matson is a poet and book artist. Her second collection of poetry, In Accelerated Silence, was selected by Mark Doty as winner of the Jake Adam York Prize and is forthcoming from Milkweed Editions in 2020. Her 2012 collection, The Moons, was published by Blue Begonia Press. Her poems have appeared in journals such as Prairie Schooner, Willow Springs, and Copper Nickel. In 2016, she was awarded an Artist Trust Grant for Artist Projects with a Centrum residency. She currently resides in Spokane, Washington where she is the executive director of Spark Central, a nonprofit dedicated to igniting creativity.

Please join us for a reading with Brooke!

Event date: 
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event address: 
5629 Summitview Ave.
Yakima, WA 98908
In Accelerated Silence: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781571315151
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Milkweed Editions - February 11th, 2020