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David Thorn
  • Title
    • Lecturer
    • Crown Fellow
    • Santa Cruz's original surfing poet
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Writing Program
    • Crown College
  • Affiliations Crown College, Writing Program
  • Phone
    831-459-5206
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Crown College Faculty Wing, Crown 112
  • Office Hours Spring: T & Th 2 to 3 PM or by appt.
  • Mail Stop Merrill/Crown Faculty Services
  • Courses Crown Core Class, Writing 20, Writing 2

Research Interests

Ethics and emerging technologies; climate change and global warming; food production and distribution in America but also on other continents; everything about Africa and African life, including the relationship between humans and animals on that continent.

Selected Publications

  • In C Minor and other Poems
  • Coast Lines, an Anthology of Santa Cruz Poets
  • Literary Journals in Canada, England, and USA

Selected Performances

Santa Cruz, the Real Surf City by Willing Suspension Armchair Theater, 2011

Teaching Interests

Ethics and emerging technologies; climate change and global warming; food production and distribution in America but also on other continents; everything about Africa and African life, including the relationship between humans and animals on that continent.