Publications & Prizes
2016 Kimbilio Fiction fellow.
2013 Scholars for the Dream Award, CCCC.
2011 Bread Loaf Writers Conference.
2010 VONA scholarship for memoir and poetry.
2009 Squaw Valley Writers Workshop scholarship. 2002, 2003, 2005 Cave Canem fellow.
Illinois Arts Council fellowship.
artist-in-residence at Ragdale Foundation, Soul Mountain, Caldera, Centrum, and University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign.