A.E. Stallings is an American poet who has lived in Greece since 1999. She studied classics at the University of Georgia and Oxford. She has published four collections of poetry, most recently Like from Farrar, Straus & Giroux. She has published a verse translation of Lucretius’ philosophical epic, The Nature of Things, and Hesiod’s archaic almanac, Works and Days, with Penguin Classics. A member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, she has received grants and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim and the MacArthur Foundations.
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