2017: Narlan organized and led the first delegation of US Poets to Cuba.

2017: Narlan's book Antología poética bilingüe was published in Spain.

 2016: Croatian National Radio presented a half hour program about Narlan's life and poetry

2014: Legendary Italian Poetry journal, Poesia, dedicates thirteen pages to Narlan's life and poetry. 

2013: Narlan Matos was an Invited Participant at the Södermalms Poesifestival in Stockholm, Sweden

2012: Narlan Matos represented Brazil at the Bilingual reading at Druskininkai International Fall Poetic Festival - Video1 - Video2

2011: Narlan Matos participates in “Com a Palavra o Escritor” (Word with the Writer) Program at the Jorge Amado House Foundation. Story in Portuguese.
2011: Narlan Matos becomes a member of the Jequié Academy of LettersStory in Portuguese.