2010-2011

English Department Prize in Fiction

Simon Han 
"Texas Boy, 7, Drifts away in a Blimp."

English Department Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Julianne Hill 
"Buffalo People"

English Department Teaching Award for Excellence as a Teaching Assistant

Meghan Daly

English Department Teaching Excellence Award

Joshua Smith

Jean H. Hagstrum Prize for Best Dissertation

Abram Van Engen 
"The Sentimental Puritan"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Critical Essay on Literary Criticism and Theory

Megan Crognale 
"The Open: The Abyss within Kafka's Josef K, the Officer and Red Peter"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Critical Essay on Literary Criticism and Theory

Anna Alber 
"'Forgetting the Ground': Kafka's Musicology in Josephine the Singer and Investigations of a Dog"

Best Critical Essay in American Literature

Lindsey Kundel 
"'Our White Girlhood was Passed Together': Daisy and Jordan's Possibilities of Passing and Identity as Performance."

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Aaron Frumkin 
Meditative Essay: "The Evolution of Flaw"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Creative Nonfiction Essay

Abraham Benson-Goldberg 
Lyric Essay: "Too Grand a Sacrifice"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Fiction

Hayley Stevens 
Voice in Fiction: "Bingoland"

Helen G. Scott Prize for Best Fiction

Steven Koteff 
Innovative Narrative in Fiction: "Great America"

Excellence in Creative Writing

Maya Walker

Robert Dentler Memorial Prizes

Maxwell Kuehn 
'Little Star:' Translating Gottfried Benn's Kleine Aster into English

Robert Dentler Memorial Prizes

Emily Anderson 
Stuart Dybek's 'Benediction': The Struggle for American Spiritual Identity

Robert Dentler Memorial Prizes

Alleliah Nuguid 
Drive

Robert Mayo Memorial Prize

Ed Krystosek 
When You Ain't Got Nothing, You Got Nothing to Lose. Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping as a Meditation on Trauma and Epistemology

Robert Mayo Memorial Prize

Ellen Maddy 
The Nature of Kingship in Richard II

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

Katherine Defliese 
Memoir as Therapy: Kathryn Harrison's The Kiss

J. Scott Clark Award for Outstanding Aptitude in Creative Writing

Leah Bettag

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

Alexandra Pechman 
The Triumph of Death