Adele Elise Williams is a Southern poet from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She is currently an MFA candidate at Virginia Tech where she recently served as Poetry Editor for the minnesota review and now works as an Assistant Editor for  Noemi Press.

She is a VT Poetry Society award finalist and a Hindman Settlement School poet. Her poetry can be found or is forthcoming in Beloit Poetry Journal, The Appalachian Anthology, and elsewhere.