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Matthew Burgess


Matthew Burgess is an assistant professor at Brooklyn College. He is the author of two books for children: "Enormous Smallness: A Story of E. E. Cummings" and "The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon." Several more titles are forthcoming, including "Drawing on Walls: A Story of Keith Haring," "Make Meatballs Sing: The Life and Art of Corita Kent" and "The Bear and The Moon." Matthew has taught creative writing in NYC public schools for over 15 years, and he recently edited a new collection titled "Spellbound: The Art of Teaching Poetry."

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Books:
Drawing On Walls: A Story of Keith Haring
Children / Teens
Enchanted Lion Books
May 2020
ISBN 9781592702671
$18.95, OUTOFSTOCK
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Spellbound
Children / Teens
T&W Books
March 2019
ISBN 9780915924837
260 pages
$19.95, INSTOCK
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Spellbound: The Art of Teaching Poetry offers a range of exciting ideas to inspire students of all ages to explore their potential as writers and creators. More/less

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