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The Global Middle Ages
Slavery and captivity in the Medieval North Atlantic
Documentary, print culture, material culture
M.A. in History, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, December 2019.
B.A. in History and English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, May 2018.
The Leifur Eiríksson Foundation Fellowship, Republic of Iceland, 2021-2022.
A.G. Leventis Foundation Scholarship, American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Summer 2021.
U.S. Department of Education, Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (Year, Russian), August 2020-May 2021.
History Department Summer Pre-Dissertation Research Travel Grant, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2020.
U.S. Department of Education, Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (Year, Russian), August 2019-May 2020.
U.S. Department of Education, Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (Summer, Russian), May 2017-August 2017.
Awards and Honors
List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students: Fall 2022.
Joseph Ward Swain Publication Prize, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2022.
Yaro Skalnik Prize for the Best Graduate Essay in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2021.
Laurence M. Larson Scholarship for Studies in Medieval or English History, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2021.
Frederick S. Rodkey Memorial Prize for Most Promising Graduate Student in Russian History, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2020.
James Madison Award for Excellence in Historical Scholarship, James Madison University, April 2019.
HIST/MDVL 247 - Instructor, Spring 2023
HIST/PSYC 236 - TA, Fall 2022
Additional Campus Affiliations
Program in Medieval Studies
“Ok lá þar at óvilja hennar: A Reconsideration of Sexual Violence in the Old Norse World.” Journal of Family History 48, no. 1 (January 2023): 3-29. https://doi.org/10.1177/03631990211053220.
“Magic, Genderfluidity, and queer Vikings, ca. 750‐1050.” History Compass 19, issue 5 (May 2021): 1-9. https://doi.org/10.1111/hic3.12657.
“‘Я Тоже:’ The Rape of Katerina Stepanova and John Paul Jones’s Russian Legacy.” Past Tense: Graduate Review of History 7, issue 1 (Spring 2019): 36-57.
“Russia's Empress-Navigator: Transforming Modes of Monarchy during the Reign of Anna Ivanovna, 1730-40,” Madison Historical Review 16, article 3 (Spring 2019).