Thomas Devaney

Poet

Haverford College 370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041

Author's Bio

Thomas Devaney is a poet and the author of You Are the Battery (Black Square Editions, 2019) and Getting to Philadelphia: New and Selected Poems (Hanging Loose Press, 2019). He is the producer and co-director the documentary The Bicentennial in Philadelphia (slated for 2020). His work is featured in Best American Poetry 2019 and has been published in The American Poetry Review and The Brooklyn Rail. He is known for collaborations and work in-conversation with artists. Other titles include, Runaway Goat Cart (Hanging Loose Press), the solo-opera Calamity Jane (Furniture Press), and The Picture that Remains with photographer Will Brown (The Print Center). Devaney is a 2014 Pew Fellow and he teaches at Haverford College. 

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Getting to Philadelphia: New and Selected Poems (Hanging Loose Press, 2019)
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You Are the Battery (Black Square Editions, 2019)
Prizes won: 

Pew Fellowship in the Arts, Poetry, 2014

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
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Last update: Aug 23, 2019