David Adès is an Australian poet currently living in Pittsburgh. He has been a member of Friendly Street Poets since 1979. His collection Mapping the World was commended for the Anne Elder Award 2008. His poems have appeared widely in Australia in publications including over 20 of the Friendly Street Readers, and literary magazines such as Island, Tirra Lirra, Wet Ink, Famous Reporter, Five Bells, Blue Dog and Verandah. He was a volunteer editor of the Australian Poetry Members Anthology metabolism. Poems have recently been published or are forthcoming in 5 AM, Bewildering Stories, Blue Pepper, Cordite Poetry Review, Eye Contact, Five Poetry Journal, Illya’s Honey, InDaily, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Poetica, Red River Review, Rune Literary Magazine, San Pedro River Review, Social Alternatives, Spiritus, Studio and Tamba.
Publications and Prizes
Mapping the World (Wakefield Press, 2015)
The Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry (Interactive Press, 2014), Australian Love Poems (Inkerman and Blunt, 2013), Small City Tales of Strangeness and Beauty (Wakefield Press, 2009), Best of Friends: The First Thirty Years of the Friendly Street Poets (Wakefield Press, 2008)
Atlanta Review, Bewildering Stories, Blast Furnace, Boston Literary Magazine, Broad River Review, Cordite Poetry Review, Famous Reporter, Four and Twenty, Illya's Honey, Loyalhanna Review, Philadelphia Poets, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Poetica, Red River Review, San Pedro River Review, Shot Glass Journal, Sleet Magazine, Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality, Studio, The Fourth River
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Listing last updated: July 21, 2014