NEH Summer Fellowship ($2,100), Summer 2012.
Dean’s Award for Excellence in Graduate Mentoring by a Faculty Member, 2009-2010.
President’s and Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2007-8.
Commendation for Excellence in Service to Graduate Education by a GPD, Stony Brook, 2006.
Rockefeller Foundation Grant for Residence in Bellagio, Italy, August 2004.
Don D. Walker Prize for best essay published in Western American studies, 2003.
South Central Modern Language Association Book Prize, 1999.
Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Memphis, 1996

Department of English, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5350 - Undergraduate: 631 632-7400 | Graduate: 631 632-7373