Books:The Secrets of Mary Bowser
(HarperCollins Publishers, 2012)
Newberry Library Fellowship, 2013
Target Book Club Pick, 2012
Lambda Literary Award, 2009 (anthology contributor)
Dean's Summer Scholarship Award, Reed College, 2002.
Stillman-Drake Research Award, Reed College, 2001-2002.
Ruby Grant for Faculty-Student Collaboration, Reed College, 2001.
Dean's Summer Scholarship Award, Reed College, 2001.
George Eliot Dissertation Prize, UCLA Center for the Study of Women, 2000.
Ethelyn Simmons Memorial Dissertation Fellowship, UCLA, 1997-1998.
Jean Stone Dissertation Fellowship, UCLA Center for the Study of Women, 1997.
University Pre-Doctoral Merit Fellowship, USC, 1992-1994.
Adams House Arms, Harvard University, 1990.
David Mason Little Award, Harvard University, 1989.