Matt Nagin is an author, poet and comedian who has published four books, acted in numerous film and TV projects, and performed standup in seven countries. He published his first humor book Do Not Feed The Clown (Tenth Street Press) in 2019. Earlier, his poem ‘If We Are Doomed’ won the 2018 Spirit First Editor’s Choice Award. He also appeared on the Amazon series Hunters in a scene with Al Pacino(!). Matt’s fiction has been published in Across The Margin, The Binnacle, and Void Magazine. One of his stories will be anthologized this summer in ‘Rabbit Hole: Weird Stories Volume 5’. Matt performed his one man show Woolly Mammoth Panic Attack at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival, while his short film, Inside Job, won several awards at festivals. Matt worked as a Talent and Show Coordinator for The Gotham Comedy Foundation, a charitable organization that brings comedians into hospitals and senior centers.
At the August 26, 2022 gathering of Surrey Muse, Matt will be the Featured Author. More about the event is here: friday-august-26
Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded Coast Salish territories of
the Semiahmoo, Katzie, Kwikwetlem, Kwantlen
Qayqayt, Tsawwassen, Musqueam
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.