Tom Savage (poet)

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Tom Savage (born 1948 in New York City) is an American poet most closely associated with the New York School. [1] He attended the Naropa Institute in 1976 and with James Sherry co-edited the inaugural issue of Roof Magazine. [2] He is the author of upwards of seven volumes of poetry, including; "Housing, Preservation & Development" (Cheap Review Press 1988), "Processed Words" (Coffeehouse Press, 1990), "Political Conditions Physical States" (United Artists Books 1993) and "From Herat to Baikh and Back Again" (Fly by Night Press 2014). [3] [4] He has taught workshops at among other places; the Poetry Project, the Juilliard School and Saint Malachy's Roman Catholic Church (The Actor's Chapel). [5] He has edited Tamarind magazine which has been published on and off for many years. [6]

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References

  1. Diggory, Terence (2009). Encyclopedia of the New York School Poets. ISBN   9781438119052.
  2. "Roof : [an anthology of poetry from the Naropa Institute, Boulder, Colorado, summer of 1976] in SearchWorks". Archived from the original on 2015-11-18. Retrieved 2015-11-17.
  3. "Jacket 21 Tom Savage Four poems". jacketmagazine.com.
  4. Savage, Tom (2014). Afghanistan: From Herat to Balkh and Back Again: Tom Savage: 9780963740571: Amazon.com: Books. ISBN   978-0963740571.
  5. "Straw Gate Books: Tom Savage". leafscape.org.
  6. Savage, Tom (1998). The Inheritance. ISBN   9781574901870.