Anthony S. Abbott

Abbot, Anthony

Anthony S. Abbot (’91/’02): Anthony S. Abbott is Professor Emeritus of English at Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina. He is the author of two novels and six books of poetry, including the Pulitzer Prize nominated The Girl in the Yellow Raincoat. His most recent collection, If Words Could Save Us, received the 2012 Brockman-Campbell Award. Tony is past President of the North Carolina Poetry Society and the North Carolina Writers Network, and a recipient of the Sam Ragan Award for his writing and service to the literary community of North Carolina. www.thegirlintheyellowraincoat.com