Thomas Dooley is the author of Trespass, a National Poetry Series selection. His poetry, collaborations and interviews have appeared on NPR,  Academy of American Poets, Poets & Writers, “PBS NewsHour.” A practitioner of narrative medicine, Thomas works at the bedsides of hospitalized teens and has presented internationally on the subject of pediatric illness narratives. He is the Artistic Director of Emotive Fruition, a New York-based collective of poets and actors that works to change the way artists and audiences engage with live poetry. A member of the creative writing faculty at New York University, Thomas lives in Brooklyn, NY.


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