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A. (Alicia) E. Stallings grew up in Decatur, Georgia, and studied classics at the University of Georgia and Oxford University. Her poetry has appeared in "The Best American Poetry "series, "The Pushcart Prize XXII Anthology" and in issues of "The Atlantic Monthly," "Iron Horse Quarterly Review," "The New Criterion "and "Poetry." She is the author of "Archaic Smile "(Univ. of Evansville Pr., 1999) and a forthcoming collection, "Hapax" (Northwestern Univ. Pr., Nov. 2005). Her numerous awards include the Richard Wilbur Award, a Pushcart Prize, the Frederick Bock Prize, the James Dickey Prize and the Nemerov Sonnet Award. She lives in Athens, Greece.

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A.E. Stallings