Fellowships and Awards

  • Scholar In Residence, Center for Mark Twain Studies, May 2018

  • Faculty co-chair, Gloria S. Duclos Convocation: “Race and Participatory Democracy ($70,000), 2017-18

  • Maine Economic Improvement Fund Grant ($500,000), 2016

  • Center for Collaboration and Development’s Faculty Interest Group Grant, 2016

  • Weixlmann Prize, Honorable Mention, African American Review, 2015

  • Core Curriculum Service-Learning Mini-Grant, University of Southern Maine, 2015

  • Title III Mini-Grant, University of Southern Maine, 2014

  • Faulkner Paper Prize, William Faulkner Society, 2013

  • Dissertation Fellowship, UConn English Department, 2013

  • Pre-doctoral Fellowship, UConn English Department, 2012

  • Summer Dissertation Fellowship, UConn English Department, 2011

  • Summer Dissertation Fellowship, UConn Graduate School, 2010

  • Aetna Graduate Student Teaching Award, UConn English Department, 2010

  • Robert H. Elias Graduate Essay Prize, International Theodore Dreiser Society, 2009

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