David Ades

5522 Phillips Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Phone: 
412 521 0357

Author's Bio

David Adès is an Australian Pushcart Prize nominated 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 and the U.S. in publications including over 20 of the Friendly Street Readers, and numerous literary magazines and have also been anthologised. He was a volunteer editor of the Australian Poetry Members Anthology Metabolism. In 2014 he won the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize and was shortlisted for the Newcastle Poetry Prize.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Mapping the World
(Wakefield Press, 2015)
Anthologies: 
Australian Love Poems
(Inkerman and Blunt, 2013)
, Best of Friends: The First Thirty Years of the Friendly Street Poets
(Wakefield Press, 2008)
, Small City Tales of Strangeness and Beauty
(Wakefield Press, 2009)
, The Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry
(Interactive Press, 2014)
Journals: 
5 AM , Atlanta Review, Bewildering Stories, Blast Furnace, Boston Literary Magazine, Broad River Review, Cordite Poetry Review, Famous Reporter, Four and Twenty, Grey Sparrow Journal, Gutter Eloquence Magazine, Illya's Honey, Loyalhanna Review, Philadelphia Poets, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Poetica, Red River Review, Rune, San Pedro River Review, Schuylkill Valley Journal, Shot Glass Journal, Sleet Magazine, Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality, Studio, The Broadkill Review, The Fourth River, U.S. 1 Worksheets, Uppagus
Chapbook: 
Only The Questions Are Eternal
(Garron Publishing, 2015)
Prizes Won: 
University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize 2014

More Information

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Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Adelaide, Australia
Raised in: 
Adelaide, NONE, Australia
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Last updated: Oct 19, 2015