Pubs & Awards

Publications

“If, Minnesota,” Terrain.org Migration Issue, May 2012

› Review of The Muse in the Machine: Essays on Poetry and the Anatomy of the Body Politic. T. R. Hummer.

The Bloomsbury Review, Vol. 26, Issue 5, September/October 2006

› Review of Beckett Remembering, Remembering Beckett: A Centenary Celebration. Ed. James & Elizabeth Knowlson.

The Bloomsbury Review, Vol. 26, Issue 5, September/October 2006

› Review of Rust and Bone: Stories. Craig Davidson.

The Bloomsbury Review, Vol. 26 Issue 1, January/February 2006

› Review of Stretching My Mind: The Collected Essays 1960 to 2005. Edward Albee.

The Bloomsbury Review, Vol. 26 Issue 1, January/February 2006

› “Conceptualize.Collate.Enigma,” Inscape, Winter 2005

› “Emergence,” Inscape, Fall 2005

Awards

› Artist Initiative Grant

Minnesota State Arts Board, 2014

› “The Salsa Garden,” Avery Jules Hopwood Award in Nonfiction

University of Michigan, 2008

› Van A. Burd Award, Thesis Research Grant

University of Michigan, 2008

› “Flight,” Avery Jules Hopwood Award in Short Fiction

University of Michigan, 2007

“If, Minnesota,” Finalist in Very-Short Fiction, Glimmer Train

Summer 2007

› “Bjorn’s Bird,” First Place, Ann Doty Fiction Award

Brigham Young University, 2005

› “The Silence,” Second Place, Fiction, Vera Hinckley Mayhew Contest

Brigham Young University, 2005

› “Conceptualize.Collate.Enigma,” Honorable Mention, Poetry, Vera Hinckley Mayhew Contest

Brigham Young University, 2005