“Davenport’s HOT! And smart. And funny. Listen, is there a Steve Davenport action figure available? He’s a fabulous writer! Buy his books. And then get him to write more. He’s everyone’s ‘rough darling.’” –Renee Ashley, Minglements
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“Uncontainable Noise and Overpass make tremendous strides in establishing Davenport as one of the most innovative and important poets working within the New Formalist class of poetry.” —PoemoftheWeek.org
“Davenport writes like Bukowski might have written if he’d been able to hold his liquor better.” –Eric Miles Williamson, American Book Review.
Listed as Notable in Best American Essays 2007.
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