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Matt has spoken at numerous conferences and forums and over 100 colleges and universities.


He speaks on many topics including race, ethnicity, politics, history, Chicanx issues, education, public policy, creative writing, and poetry. He is available to speak at your university, conference, or workshop.


To book Matt, please contact Amanda Orozco.

CONFERENCE presentations

5th International Colloquium on Latinos in the United States (Casa De Las Americas)

Havana, 2019 Panel Discussion: Brujuleria y Brujeria: Enwicthing Aztlan

National Association of Chicano Chicano Studies (NACCS)

Albuquerque, 2019 Panel Discussion: Legacies of Colonialism and Disruption of Privilege

National Conference on Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE)

Indianapolis, 2014: Poetry Workshop: The Personal is Political

Washington Dc, 2015: Poetry Workshop: The Personal is Political

San Francisco, 2016: Poetry Workshop: Self Love and Beauty

Dallas, 2017 Major Workshop: The Mexican American War Never Ended

Portland, 2019 Major Workshop: The Mexican American War Never Ended

UC Students of Color Conference

Riverside, 2018: The Mexican American War Never Ended

Left Coast Forum

Los Angeles, 2017: Opening Ceremony, Poetry Workshop

US Social Forum

Philadelphia, 2015: Opening Ceremony, Workshop: The End of Labor

Socialism 2015

Chicago, 2015: Culture night

Left Forum

New York, 2016: Opening Ceremony, Black Box Theater Performance



Antioch College 

Arizona State UniversitY

Azusa Pacific University

Bard College

Brooks Institute

California college of the arts 

Cal Lutheran 

Cal Poly Pomona

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Cal State Channel Islands 

Cal State Dominguez Hills  

Cal State East Bay 

Cal State Fresno 

Cal State Fullerton

Cal State Long Beach 

Cal State Los Angeles

Cal State Monterey Bay

Cal State Northridge

Cal State Sacramento 

Cal State San Bernardino

Chapman University

Charles Drew College 

Claremont Graduate University 

Claremont McKenna College

City College of San Francisco

College of Western Idaho

Colorado College 

Compton College


De Anza College 

East LA College

El Camino College

The Evergreen State College (Olympia campus)

The Evergreen State College (Tacoma campus)

Fullerton College 

Harold Washington College

Harvey Mudd College 

John Jay College 

LA Trade Tech 

Lakehead University 

Lane Community College  

Loyola University 
Loyola Marymount University

Metropolitan University of Denver 

Miracosta College

Mission College 

Moorpark College

Mount San Antonio College

Northeastern Illinois University

Occidental College 

Our Lady of the Lake University 

Otis College

Pasadena City College

Pitzer College

Reed College 

San Diego State University 

Santa Barbara Community College 

San Bernardino Valley College 

San Francisco State 

San Jose City College 

Santa Clara College 

Santa Monica College

Scripps College 

Soka University

Southern Illinois University 

Southwest College

St. John’s and St. Benedicts’

St. Edward’s University

Temple University 

University of California Davis 

University California Irvine

University of California Los Angeles  

University of California Merced 

University of California Riverside 

University of California San Diego

University of California Santa Barbara 

University of Cambridge 

University of Florida 

University of La Verne

University of New Mexico

University of Redlands

University of Southern California

University of Sussex 

University of Utah 

University of Wisconsin Stevens Point 

Valley College 

Whittier College 

Woodbury University

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