l.S. McKee’s work has appeared in Gulf Coast, New England Review, Ninth Letter, Indiana Review, The Louisville Review, BODY, New South, and elsewhere. She received her MFA from the University of Maryland and a Wallace Stegner Fellowship in poetry from Stanford University. She has also received fellowships and awards from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and Berea College’s Appalachian Sound Archives, among others. Originally from East Tennessee, she lives in Atlanta and teaches at the University of West Georgia.