Todd Davis

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Todd Davis is the author of five full-length collections of poetry. He teaches environmental studies, creative writing, and American literature at Pennsylvania State University's Altoona College.

Todd Davis website:  http://www.todddavispoet.com/
Todd Davis is the author of four full-length collections of poetry,including In the Kingdom of the Ditch, The Least of These, Some Heaven—as well as of a limited edition chapbook, Household of Water, Moon, and Snow: The Thoreau Poems. He edited the nonfiction collection, Fast Break to Line Break: Poets on the Art of Basketball, and co-edited Making Poems: Forty Poems with Commentary by the Poets. His poetry has been featured on the radio by Garrison Keillor on The Writer’s Almanac and by Ted Kooser in his syndicated newspaper column American Life in Poetry. His poems have won the Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Prize and have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. More than 300 of his poems have appeared in such noted journals and magazines as American Poetry Review, Iowa Review, Ecotone, North American Review, Indiana Review, Gettysburg Review, Shenandoah, Image, Poet Lore, Orion, West Branch, River Styx, Poetry Daily, Quarterly West, Green Mountains Review, Sou’wester, Verse Daily, and Poetry East. He teaches creative writing, American literature, and environmental studies at Pennsylvania State University’s Altoona College.

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Fast Break to Line Break
Poets on the Art of Basketball
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ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards – Silver medal for Non-fiction/sports, 2013
In the Kingdom of the Ditch
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ForeWord Reviews IndieFab Book of the Year Award, Bronze Medal, Poetry, 2014
The Least of These
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Some Heaven
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Winterkill
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Midwest Book Award, Finalist, 2017
Foreword Reviews' INDIES 2016 Book of the Year Award, Silver (Poetry) , 2017