awards and honors

Winner, MIT Media Lab's Resisting Reduction 2018 Essay Competition, for “Resisting Reduction: The Fluid Boundaries of Noncommunicable Disease,” 2018.

Contributor, forthcoming book Resisting Reduction from MIT Press, 2019.

Notable Essay, Best American Essays 2017, edited by Leslie Jamison

Winner, Crazyhorse Creative Nonfiction Prize for “Crucifixions,” judged by Brenda Miller, 2016

Semi-finalist, Southampton Review Frank McCourt Memoir Prize, 2018

Honorable mention, Hunger Mountain Creative Nonfiction Prize, "Deadman's Pass" 2018

Finalist, Banff Mountain Film Fest 2018, “The Beaver Believers”

Finalist, Narrative Magazine's "30 below 30" contest, 2017”

Writer-in-Residence, Sitka Fellows Artist Residency, 2014