Department of English Language and Literature, University of
Michigan, exp. 2024
Fields: Jewish Studies, Digital Studies
university of michigan
Endelman/Gitelman Fellow in Judaic Studies 2018–2019
Graduate Student Instructor 2019-2021
Endelman/Gitelman Fellow in Judaic Studies 2021–2023
“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.
English Subject Tutor, University of Massachusetts, Boston Sep. 2014–May 2015
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
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
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.
RELATED SKILLS / EDUCATION
Rhetoric and Composition Studies
Copy Editing and Proofreading
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST