Matias Viegener

Matias Viegener is a writer, critic, and artist, and is the director of the Kathy Acker Literary Trust. He is the author of 2500 Random Things About Me Too, editor of several anthologies, and author of a forthcoming chapbook on Acker from Guillotine Press. He recently completed Acker’s unfinished dramatic piece, Requiem, which has yet to be produced. He was a close friend of Acker’s and took care of her as she was dying of breast cancer in Tijuana, Mexico, one of the many events covered in After Kathy Acker. He and Kraus have known each other longer now than he knew Kathy Acker.