blackbirdonline journalFall 2013 Vol. 12 No. 2
Matthew Phipps

Matthew Phipps, a former literary intern at Blackbird, is a second-year MFA student in fiction at Virginia Commonwealth University, where he currently coordinates the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. Phipps is the recipient of a grant from the Fulbright Program. He earned a BA in creative writing from Florida State University.  end

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