Austin SmithAustin Smith’s stories and poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine, Threepenny Review, Narrative Magazine, Yale Review, New England Review, Ploughshares, and other publications. His first collection of poems, Almanac, was selected by Paul Muldoon for the Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets and published by Princeton University Press in 2013. He was a Stegner Fellow in fiction from 2012 to 2014. Since then, he has been a Jones Lecturer at Stanford University, where he teaches fiction, poetry, and nature writing classes.