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EDUCATION

ph.d.

Department of English Language and Literature, University of

Michigan, exp. 2024

Fields: Jewish Studies, Digital Studies

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

university of michigan

Endelman/Gitelman Fellow in Judaic Studies 2018–2019

Graduate Student Instructor 2019-2021

Endelman/Gitelman Fellow in Judaic Studies 2021–2023

PUBLICATIONS

fiction

“The Jakub Feinmans of the World.” New England Review #39.2, 2018.

“Justice Is a Myth.” Joyland, 2018. Selected for Entropy‘s Best of 2018: Online Fiction and Short Stories.

“Remainders.”Glimmer Train #101, 2017.

“Girls Girls Girls.” Salamander #45, 2017. First Place, 2017 Fiction Prize.

New Stories from the Midwest, 2018. Jay Prefontaine Prize.

“Drill.” Ninth Letter #14.2., 2017. First Place, 2017 Literary Award for Fiction.

“Move.” Mid-American Review, 2017. First Place, Sherwood Anderson Award.

“A Tzaddikah Goes on the Lam.” New Letters, Winter 2016. First Place, 2015/2016 Alexander Cappon Prize for Fiction.

TEACHING HISTORY

English Subject Tutor, University of Massachusetts, Boston Sep. 2014–May 2015

EDITORIAL WORK

Fiction Editor, Reservoir Journal 2015–present

Copy Editor, Young Writers Workshop 2015

Copy Editor, DigBoston 2014-2015

AWARDS AND HONORS

yiddish book center

Translation Fellow 2017-2018

CONFERENCES / RESIDENCIES / INSTITUTES

creative writing

Residency at the Vermont Studio Center. Merit Grant and Work Study. Johnson, VT. Dec. 2017.

Slice Literary Writers’ Conference. Scholarship. St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY. Sep. 2017.

Fiction Workshop at Tent. Yiddish Book Center, Amherst, MA, July 2017.

Fiction Workshop at the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop. Kenyon College, Gambier, OH. June 2016 and 2017.

jewish and digital studies

Digital Media and Composition Institute. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. May 2017.

Uriel Weinreich Summer Program in Yiddish Language, Literature, and Culture. YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (ייִדישער װיסנשאַפֿלעכער אינסטיטוט) and Bard College, NYC. July 2016 and 2017. Scholarship.

PANELS AND PAPERS PRESENTED

conference panels

New Approaches to Yiddish Music and Writing. Tumblr as Theory, Pedagogy, and Archive. Panel Chair. Association for Jewish Studies Conference, Boston, MA. 18 December 2018.

campus and departmental talks

“Tumblr and the Affordances of Ashkenaz Revival.” Tumblr as Theory, Pedagogy, and Archive. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. 18 April 2018.

SERVICE

RELATED SKILLS / EDUCATION

Rhetoric and Composition Studies

Copy Editing and Proofreading

REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST