My name is Matt Grant, and I'm a writer.
I write about all kinds of things, from personal essays and investigative features to all forms of culture - books, movies and television.
I'm also the Book News Correspondent for Literary Hub, where I write features and profiles on booksellers and bookstores.
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Falling in love over 'Firefly' - Tor.com
I can count on one hand the number of pilots that made me fall in love with a series right away. So with Firefly, Joss Whedon’s short-lived space western, I fully expected to need time to get into it—although as it turns out, the pilot was all it took. The bigger surprise, though, was that my love of Firefly would help me discover the love of my life.
Highlighting the writing of refugees - LitHub
I wrote about Traveling Stanzas, a mobile exhibit featuring the poetry of refugees and immigrants from Akron, Ohio.
Book Review: The Gargoyle Hunters - The Brooklyn Rail
The Gargoyle Hunters is fascinating for the way it dramatizes one possible narrative lurking behind this bizarre historic event.