A. E. Stallings reads from her poetry. Her works include "Hapax," a new collection of poems. Her book "Archaic Smile" won the 1999 Richard Wilbur Award from the Poetry Society of America and established her as one of the finest of the new generation of formalist poets. Her numerous awards include the Pushcart Prize, Eunice Tietjens Prize, Frederick Bock Prize, James Dickey Prize and the Nemerov Sonnet Award. Recorded October 12, 2006.