Matthew’s legacy includes a number of artistic works inspired by his story. Below you will find an ever-growing collection of resources to help you better appreciate, discuss, produce, or teach the works supported by the Shepard family and the Foundation. Special thanks to State Farm for their financial support of our Legacy Works program.

The Laramie Project


Considering Matthew Shepard


Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine


October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard

Book of Poetry

The Meaning of Matthew