Contributors: Kirstin Allio

Kirstin Allio is a Howard Fellow at Brown University and lives in Providence, Rhode Island. Her novel Garner was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for first fiction, and her story collection Clothed, Female Figure will be published by Dzanc in 2016. She has received the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 award and a PEN/O. Henry prize.