Altoona professor Todd Davis contributes to collection on poetry development

Todd Davis

Todd Davis's newest book of poems, “Coffin Honey,” is on “Orion Magazine's” National Poetry Month book list.

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ALTOONA, Pa. — Todd Davis, professor of English and environmental studies at Penn State Altoona, has a chapter on the creation and revision of his poem, "Tributary," in the just-released collection, “The Art of Revising Poetry: 21 U.S. Poets on Their Drafts, Craft, and Process.”

Also, Davis' newest book of poems, “Coffin Honey,” was recently named a finalist for the Julie Suk Award for the best book of poetry published by a literary press in 2022.