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HONORS & AWARDS

·National Alumni Association Fellowship, 2019

 

 

·Grant-In-Aid, Folger Shakespeare Library, 2019

 

 

·Best New Poets 2019, selected for anthology by Cate Marvin

 

 

·Vermont Studio Center Writer/Artist Grant Recipient, 2019

 

 

·Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Student, University of Alabama Award, 2018-2019

 

 

·Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Student, UA College of Arts & Science, 2018-2019

 

 

·Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Student, UA Department of English, 2018-2019

 

·Hudson Strode Program in Renaissance Studies Summer Research Grant, 2019

 

 

·2019 Best of the Net Award Nomination, from The Account

·Joan Jakobson Fellowship, Wesleyan Writers Conference, 2018

 

 

·Grant-In-Aid, Folger Shakespeare Library, 2018

 

 

·Best New Poets 2017, selected for anthology by Natalie Diaz

 

 

·Hudson Strode Program in Renaissance Studies Summer Research Grant, 2018

 

 

·2016 Best of the Net Award Nomination, from District Lit

 

 

·2015 Pushcart Prize Nomination, from District Lit

 

 

·2015 Pushcart Prize Nomination, from Cider Press Review

 

 

·Academic Writing Program Service Recognition, University of Maryland, 2015

 

 

·Lannan Fellow, appointed by the Folger Shakespeare Library, 2014-2015

 

 

·Academy of American Poets Prize, selected by Sally Keith, 2014

 

 

·Gulf Coast Magazine Prize for Poetry, selected by Stanley Plumly, 2013

 

 

·Phi Beta Kappa, Birmingham-Southern College, 2011

 

 

·Richebourg G. McWilliams English Award, Birmingham-Southern College, 2011

 

 

·Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society, Birmingham-Southern College, 2009-2011

 

 

·Mortar Board, Birmingham-Southern College, 2010

 

 

·Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society, Birmingham-Southern College, 2010