William Virgil Davis

William Virgil Davis

William Virgil Davis’s most recent book is Landscape and Journey (Ivan R. Dee, 2009), winner of New Criterion’s Poetry Prize and the Helen C. Smith Memorial Award for Poetry. He has published three other books of poetry: One Way to Reconstruct the Scene (Yale University Press, 2009), which won the Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize; The Dark Hours (Calliope Press, 1984), which won the Calliope Press Chapbook Prize; and Winter Light (University of North Texas Press, 1990). He is also the author of half a dozen books of literary criticism, most recently R. S. Thomas: Poetry and Theology (Baylor University Press, 2007). He is Professor of English and Writer-in-Residence at Baylor University.

"An Old Story"

Poetry
May 22, 2013