Alison Pelegrin

About me

Industry Education
Location Covington, LA
Introduction I am the author of four poetry collections, most recently Waterlines with LSU Press. I am the recipient of a creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, and my poems have appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, the Southern Review, and many other journals. My manuscript Our Lady of the Flood won the Diode Chapbook Prize and is forthcoming in March of 2018.
Interests Poetry, wrestling, weightlifting (can't anymore due to injury) yoga, lyric prose, Mardi Gras, letterpress, art, Yosemite, collaborative art with students . . . .