Matthew Heiti

Born in a meteor crater, Matthew Heiti is a writer, actor, director and teacher working in North Ontario. He holds a BFA in Acting from Ryerson University and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of New Brunswick. He has published a novel, The City Still Breathing (Coach House Books), a play, Black Dog: 4 vs the world (Playwrights’ Canada Press), and his short fiction has been published in many journals, online and in print. He has served as Playwright-in-residence with the Sudbury Theatre Centre and Pat the Dog Theatre Creation, working with emerging writers in Northern Ontario. He explores new work in strange places with Crestfallen ( and writes at In his spare time, he is usually working.

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