Brock Guthrie was born and raised in Athens, Ohio, and educated at Ohio University and LSU. His poems appear in American Journal of Poetry, Cimarron Review, Iron Horse, Los Angeles Review, New Ohio Review, Rattle (& Poets Respond), Shrew, The Southern Review, and elsewhere. He teaches at University of Alabama and lives in Tuscaloosa with his wife, writer Brooke Champagne, and their two children.