Alison Stine is the author of five books, including three books of poems: Wait (University of Wisconsin Press, 2011), winner of the Brittingham Prize; Ohio Violence (University of North Texas Press, 2009), winner of the Vassar Miller Prize; and Lot of my Sister (The Kent State University Press, 2001). Her awards include an NEA Fellowship, an Ohio Arts Council grant, a Wallace Stegner Fellowship, and a Ruth Lilly Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation.