DAVID STAVANGER

DAVID STAVANGER

David Stavanger is a poet, performer, editor, cultural producer and lapsed psychologist. In 2013 he won the Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize, resulting in The Special (UQP), which was awarded the 2015 Wesley Michel Wright Poetry Prize. David was Co-Director of the Queensland Poetry Festival (2015-17) and is co-editor of Solid Air: Australian & New Zealand Spoken Word (UQP, 2019). These days he lives between the stage and the page.

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