2021-2022 Award Winner
Katie Warczak, Being Human: The Intersections of Animality, Race, Disability, and Eugenics in Modernist Literature (directed by Michael Bérubé and Keith Gilyard).
Justus Peña Berman
The 2021 CALS Summer Graduate Fellow was Justus Peña Berman, for his dissertation titled Technoracialization: Race, Technology, and Media in Contemporary Latinx and Asian American Literature, directed by Tina Chen.
2019-2020 Award Winners
Akash Belsare, Humanimal Narratives: Genre and Animality in Contemporary Ethnic Literatures
Liana Glew, Documenting Insanity: Institutional Narratives in Psychiatric History