Errol Hill Award, American Society for Theatre Research, 2018: "The Many Racial Effigies of Sara Baartman," Theatre Survey 58.3 (2017)

  • In recognition of outstanding scholarship in African American theater, drama, and/or performance studies, as demonstrated in the form of a published book-length project (monograph or essay collection) or scholarly article.


First Year Assistant Professor Grant, Office of Research, Florida State University, 2020

Inclusive Teaching and Mentoring Award nomination, Office of the Provost, Florida State University, 2020

Small Grants Program Project Completion Grant, Office of Research, Florida State University, 2019

Harry Ransom Center Research Fellowship, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas - Austin, 2018

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, Leslie Center for the Humanities, Dartmouth College, 2017-2019

Stanford Digital Humanities Research Fellowship, Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis, Stanford University, 2016-2017


Graduate Student Fellowship, Department of Theater and Performance Studies, Stanford University, 2016-2017, 2012-2014

Thomas Marshall Graduate Student Award, American Society for Theatre Research, 2016


Mellon School for Theater and Performance Research, “Theaters Sacred and Profane,” Summer Seminar, Invited Participant, 2016

Pigott Scholars Program Fellowship, Stanford University, 2015-2016

Graduate Research Opportunity Award in Modern British History & Culture, Stanford University, 2015


Center for South Asia Research Fellowship, Stanford University, 2015


Center for African Studies Graduate Student Research Fellowship, Stanford University, 2014


Center for African Studies African Language Fellowship, Stanford University, 2013


Theater History Focus Group Emerging Scholars Award, Association for Theatre in Higher Education, 2011

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