2008-2009

English Department Prize in Fiction

John Miley 
"We That Are Young"

English Department Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Elizabeth Granger 
"Who Couldn't Use a Vegetable Peeler"

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Jacqueline Murdock

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Nat Small

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Hyun-Jung Lee 
"Evil Genius: Victorian Popular Fiction as Moral Philosophy."

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Angela Mears 
Creative Nonfiction, New Voice: "Motherland"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Alberto Roldan 
"Gran Torino"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Joshua Wall 
"What it Was Like, Listening to Their Voices."

Fiction

Maxwell Allison 
Voice in Fiction: "Punchline"

Fiction

Andrew Greenberg 
Narrative in Fiction: "The Brief Family"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Fiction

Nicole Roth 
"Playing Leaster"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Fiction

Penny Yeung 
"Bodies in Shrines"

Robert Dentler Memorial Prizes

Christopher Adamson 
The Strange Sublimity of Mark Strand

Robert Dentler Memorial Prizes

Madeline Weinstein 
Last Morning: A Likeness

Robert Mayo Memorial Prize

Maxwell Allison 
An Essy on 'An Essay on Criticism' - As Alexander Pope.

Harriet Gilliam Memorial Prize For best essay on Psychological interpretation of a literary text

Kathrin Hanek 
Narrating the Postmodern Self: A Psychological Analysis of Truth and Lying in Lauren Slater's Lying.

J. Scott Clark Award for Outstanding Aptitude in Creative Writing

Taylor Dearr

Jean Meyer Aloe Poetry Prize from The American Academy of Poets Prize

Lauren Schlesinger 
Snapped Off Her Feet