A. E. (Alicia) Stallings is an American poet and translator, who studied classics in Athens, Georgia and now lives in Athens, Greece. She has published three books of poetry: Archaic Smile (1999), which won the Richard Wilbur Award; Hapax (2000); and Olives (2012). Her verse translation of Lucretius, The Nature of Things, appeared from Penguin Classics in 2007.
Stones in the Fruit, Seeds in the Stone: On Stephen Yenser’s “Stone Fruit”
A. E. Stallings admires the ludic and lucid poems of “Stone Fruit” by Stephen Yenser....