About

Writer, editor, critic, wonderer. Proud dilettante. 

EDUCATION 

Boston College – PhD Philosophy, 2009.

Warren Wilson College – MFA, Poetry 2010.

Stonybrook University – MA Philosophy and the Arts, 2005.

Dartmouth College – BA English Literature and Creative Writing, 2001, cum laude.

HONORS AND RESIDENCIES
Sexton Prize, Long-listed, Eyewear Press, 2017.
Glimmer Train, Honorable Mention, Fiction Open, 2017.

MacDowell Fellow, 2013.
UCross Foundation Fellow, 2011.
Best New Poets 2009, Nominee.
Stephen Dunn Prize in Poetry, Honorable Mention, Broome Review, 2009.
Peter Taylor Fellow. Kenyon Review Writer’s Workshop, June 2008.
Bradley-Fortin Research Grant. Boston College, 2007.
Academy of American Poets Prize, Dartmouth College, 2001.

TEACHING

Hugo House, Teacher. Philosophy for Poets, Winter 2018.

Seattle University. Philosophy Lecturer,

 

Boston College. Philosophy Lecturer.

ARTS AND CULTURE

The Vestibule. Curator. (Learn more about this nontraditional art gallery. )

4Culture.On-Site Reviewer.

Gallery Guide and Docent, Frye Museum.