David Rigsbee

11 Brook Place
Ossining, NY 10562
Phone: 
919-723-8064

Author's Bio

I am a poet, essayist, and reviewer for The Cortland Review.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A Skeptic's Notebook: Longer Poems
(St. Andrews Press, 1997)
, Cloud Journal
(Wordtech Communications, 2009)
, Greatest Hits: 1975 - 2000
(Pudding House Publications, 2001)
, Not Alone in My Dancing: Essays and Reviews
(Black Lawrence Press, 2016)
, Scenes on an Obelisk
(Pudding House Publications, 2000)
, School of the Americas
(Black Lawrence Press, 2012)
, Sonnets to Hamlet
(Pudding House Publications, 2004)
, Stamping Ground
(Ardis, 1976)
, The Dissolving Island
(BkMk Press-UMKC, 2003)
, The Hopper Light
(L'Epervier Press, 1988)
, The Pilot House
(Black Lawrence Press, 2011)
, The Red Tower: New and Selected Poems
(NewSouth Books, 2010)
, Trailers
(University of Virginia Press, 1996)
, Two Estates
(Cherry Grove Collections, 2009)
, Your Heart Will Fly Away
(The Smith, 1992)
Anthologies: 
Invited Guest: An Anthology of Twentieth Century Southern Poetry
(University of Virginia Press, 2001)
, The Ardis Anthology of New American Poetry
(Ardis, 1977)
Prizes Won: 
NEA Fellowship in Poetry, 2013; Pushcart Prize, 2012, Oscar Arnold Young Award for Best Book by NC poet, 2012; Ragan Award for Contributions to the Arts in NC, 2010, Black River Poetry Prize, 2009

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Born in: 
Durham
Raised in: 
Durham, NC
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Last updated: Jul 14, 2016