PRIZES (LITERARY/poet, editor, curator): New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Poetry. Brooklyn Arts Council Individual Grant for Poetry. American Media Grant for Poetry, NYC. Artist Residency Fellowship, Yaddo, Saratoga, NY. Artist Residency, Cummington Community of the Arts, Cummington, MA. Fund for Poetry, NYC. Canada Arts Council (Literature) for "Canadian Poets In NYC" Segue Reading Series at Ear Inn. New York State Council for the Arts (Literature Publications, Big Allis Magazine) NYC, 1989 - 1998. Artists Space Individual Artist Grant. ACADEMIC: Hunter College Graduate School William Graf Study Abroad Scholarship (Cinema & Poetry Project). University of California, San Diego Regents Undergraduate Merit Scholarship. PRIZES (NONFICTION TELEVISION/Producer/writer): Society of Professional Journalists Deadline Club Award. International Film and Video Festival. Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Informational Series, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, for TV Nation.