Fellowships

Franke Graduate Fellowship. Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, Northwestern University. (2017-2018)

Northwestern University Fellowship. (2013-2014)

Mellon Interdisciplinary Cluster Fellowship. African Studies, Northwestern University. (2013)

Prizes

Best Graduate Student Essay Prize for “Global Voices: Negotiating Global Forms and Local Identities in Cape Town Performance Poetry.” African Literature Association. (2018)

Grants

Digital Humanities Research Grant. The Graduate School, Northwestern University. (2018)

The Graduate School Travel Grant. Northwestern University. (2017)

Program of African Studies Travel Grant. Northwestern University. (2017)

Summer Language Grant. Foreign Language and Area Studies Program, US Department of Education (2016)

 Summer Language Grant. The Graduate School, Northwestern University. (2016)

Summer Language Grant. Foreign Language and Area Studies Program, US Department of Education (2015)

Awards

Dissertation Research Award. The Buffett Institute for Global Studies, Northwestern University. (2016)

Graduate Research Award. The Graduate School, Northwestern University. (2016)

Hans E. Panofsky Pre-Dissertation Research Award. The Program of African Studies, Northwestern University. (2016)

Morris Goodman Award. Program of African Studies, Northwestern University. (2015)