Honors

Grants and Awards:

DePauw University Martha C. Rieth Faculty Fellowship, 2017–20

Fulbright Scholar Grant, 2016–17: Hosted by the Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies, The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines (UST)

Arts & Sciences Distinguished Visiting Writer, Bowling Green State University, Ohio, spring 2013

DePauw University Edwin L. Minar Jr. Scholarship Award, 2013

DePauw University Martha C. Rieth Faculty Fellowship, 2012–15

Anisfield-Wolf Book Award ceremony with jury chairman, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 2013

 

 

 

 

Pushcart Prize, 2003

Asian American Literary Award, 2001

National Poetry Series Open Competition (selected by Yusef Komunyakaa), 1999

Residencies:

Fellowship, Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL, July, 2016

Fellowship, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Woodside, CA, August 4 to September 2, 2015

Fellowship, Willapa Bay AiR, Oysterville, WA, June 1 -June 27, 2015

Auvillar, France

 

 

Fellowship, VCCA-France, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts International, Le Moulin a Nef in Auvillar, France, September 23 to October 24, 2013

Fellowship, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA, June 4-July 15, 2012

Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), Amherst, VA, June 17-July 17, 2011

Fellowship, Anderson Center, Red Wing, Minnesota, June 1-15, 2011

Fellowship, Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL, August, 2010

Fellowship, MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH, June-July, 2010