Geffrey Davis

333 Kimpel Hall Department of English
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Author's Bio

Geffrey Davis is the author of Revising the Storm, winner of the A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize and a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award Finalist. He grew up in Washington and holds degrees from Oregon State University and Penn State University. His work has appeared in Crazyhorse, The Massachusetts Review, New England Review, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. Davis teaches in the MFA program at the University of Arkansas and The Rainier Writing Workshop low-res MFA.

Publications and Prizes

Revising the Storm
(BOA Editions, Ltd., 2014)
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Davis has received the Anne Halley Poetry Prize, the Wabash Prize for Poetry, the Dogwood Prize in Poetry, an Academy of American Poets Prize, Pushcart Prize nominations, and fellowships from Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, Cave Canem, and The Vermont Studio Center.

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Seattle, WA
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Tacoma, WA
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Last updated: May 18, 2018