David Ades

Poet

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 & Prizes

Anthologies:
The Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry (Interactive Press, 2014)
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Australian Love Poems (Inkerman and Blunt, 2013)
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Small City Tales of Strangeness and Beauty (Wakefield Press, 2009)
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Best of Friends: The First Thirty Years of the Friendly Street Poets (Wakefield Press, 2008)
Book:
Mapping the World (Wakefield Press, 2015)
Chapbook:
Only The Questions Are Eternal (Garron Publishing, 2015)
Journals:
5 AM
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Atlanta Review
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Bewildering Stories
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Famous Reporter
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Four and Twenty
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Gutter Eloquence Magazine
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Illya's Honey
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Loyalhanna Review
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Philadelphia Poets
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Red River Review
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Rune
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Schuylkill Valley Journal
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Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality
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Studio
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The Broadkill Review
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Uppagus
Prizes won: 

University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize 2014

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Adelaide
Australia
Raised in: 
Adelaide
Australia
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Last update: Oct 19, 2015