2017 English Department Writing Award Winners

Tom Brennan Prize for Excellence in Writing - Brooke Zentmeyer

Winning Paper Entitled: "Dante Wouldn't Put Up with this Krapp: Eyes & Embodiment in Krapp's Last Tape"

Eleanor Meehan Award For Literary Excellence - Jennifer Cha

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Winning Paper Entitled:

"Maximally Unironic": Don Gately as a Case Study in Hegemonic and Postmodernist Masculinity in Infinite Jest

 
 
 
Richard T. Sullivan Award For Fiction Writing - Matthew R. Smith

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Winning Paper Entitled: "On the Train"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Billy Maich Academy of American Poets Prize - Grace Polleys (MFA Graduate student)

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Ernest Sandeen Poetry Award -  Madeline Lewis

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Outstanding Senior Thesis Award - Katherine Girdhar

The Leech in Literature: The Scarlet Letter and Sovereignty Politics Exposed by the Physician Character in 19th Century American Literature

 
Outstanding Student in Pre-1700 Literature - Erin Warwood
 
Outstanding Creative Writing Student - Matthew Munro

 

James E. Robinson Award for Outstanding English Major -  Allison Griffith

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