Matthew Hefti

Matthew J. Hefti is the author of the novel A Hard and Heavy Thing, which was named one of the top ten books of 2016 by Military Times, one of the top ten first novels of 2016 by Booklist, and one of the Great Group Reads of 2016 by the Women’s National Book Association. He lives in Madison, Wisconsin, and is in his final semester at the University of Wisconsin Law School, where he has spent the past two years as a clinical student in the Frank J. Remington Center, working for the Wisconsin Innocence Project and other criminal law clinics. 

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Arts + Literature Laboratory is located in Madison’s Schenk-Atwood neighborhood at 2021 Winnebago Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53704.

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