Tony Abbott, PhD
Tony Abbott is the Charles A. Dana Professor of English Emeritus at Davidson College, where he served as Chair of the English Department and Director of Creative Writing for many years. He is the author of both novels and books of poems. He was the winner of the 2015 NC Award for Literature and his recent collection of poetry, If Words Could Save Us, was named co-winner of the 2012 Brockman-Campbell Award from the NC Poetry Society. His newest book, The Angel Dialogues, is the recipient of honorable mention in the 2015 Brockman-Campbell competition.