MATSON, Suzanne. American, b. 1959. Genres: Poetry, Novels. Career: University of Washington, Seattle, lecturer in English, 1987-88; Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, assistant professor of English, 1988-94, associate professor of English 1994-. Gives readings from her works. Publications: Sea Level (poems), 1990; Durable Goods (poems), 1993; The Hunger Moon (novel), 1997; A Trick of Nature (novel), 2000. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of column, articles, poems, and reviews to magazines. Address: Department of English, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, U.S.A.