The Poetry Project

Thea Matthews

Thea Matthews author photo.
Credit: Coskun Caglayan

Thea Matthews is a Brooklyn-based poet of Afro-Indigenous Mexican heritage. Born and raised in San Francisco, California, Thea is the author of Unearth [The Flowers]; and her work has appeared in The New Republic, The Rumpus, Atlanta Review, and others. She is currently an MFA Poetry candidate at New York University.