Grants & Awards

Faculty

  • 2018—David Goldstein, three-year Mellon Fellowship (2018-21) for “Before ‘Farm to Table’: Early Modern Foodways and Cultures,” Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.
  • 2018—Deanne Williams, two-year Canada Council for the Arts Killam Fellowship (2018-20) for “The Girl on Stage in Early Modern England.” ($140,000).
  • 2017—Marcus Boon, SSHRC Insight Grant, ($85,056): "Practice: Towards a History of Aesthetics After Art, 1900 - Present."
  • 2017—Lily Cho, York–Massey Fellowship
  • 2017—Darren Gobert, SSHRC Insight Grant ($82,513): "Purge, Purify, Clarify: Cultural Histories of Catharsis."
  • 2016—Lily Cho, SSHRC Insight Grant ($84,002): "Mass Capture: making non-Citizens and the Chinese Head Tax in Canada"
  • 2016—Lily Cho (co-awardee), SSHRC Insight Development Grant ($41,152): “Picturing Race and Citizenship: Photography and Belonging in Canada”
  • 2016—Julia Creet. (co-awardee), SSHRC Connection Grant ($25,000): “Paris in Post-war Jewish Literary Memory”
  • 2016—Darren Gobert, President’s University-Wide Teaching Award
  • 2016—Darren Gobert, Harry Ransom Center Research Fellowship in the Humanities, University of Texas at Austin
  • 2016—David Goldstein, SSHRC Insight Grant ($106,259): “With Whom We Eat: Literature and Commensality”
  • 2016—Khomenko, Natalia ($32,058): “Making Shakespeare in Soviet Russia”
  • 2016—Medovarski, Andrea ($46,810): “Unmanageable Stories: Cultural Representations of the Middle Passage”
  • 2016—Priscila Uppal, Factory Theatre New Play Development support: “Blue”; “The Elephant in the Room”; “What Linda Said”.
  • 2016—Priscila Uppal, Ontario Arts Council Grant. “What Linda Said.”
  • 2016—Priscila Uppal, Canada Council and Ontario Arts Council Grants for short story collection: "This Story Will Cure You."
  • 2016—Agnes Whitfield, Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, France. La diffusion internationale de la recherche en sciences humaines e sociales (€2,730): “Stratégies pour favoriser la pluralité des langues.”
  • 2014—Priscilla Uppal, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
  • 2013—Lesley Higgins & David Latham, SSHRC SR Grant ($170,982): The Collected Works of Walter Pater. 10 vols.
  • 2012—Elicia Clements, SSHRC Insight Grant ($76,147): “Modernist Literary Musics”

Students

2022

Nasra Smith—Visiting Lecturer/Research Fellow, Obama Institute for Trans American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat, Mainz, Germany

2021

Nasra Smith—Black Europe Summer Institute (BESS), International Institute for Research and Education (IIRE), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2020

Cecilia Evoy—OGS Award
Yasmina Jaksic—OGS Award
Maybelle Leung—OGS Award
Breanna Simpson—OGS Award
Robert Sparrow-Downes—OGS Award
Catherin Umolac—OGS Award
Shoilee Khan—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Mitchell Gauvin—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Vanessa Evans—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Sara Rozenberg—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Matthew Dunleavy—St. George Society of Toronto Endowment Award
Kristen Smith—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Emily Howe—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Mark Buchanan—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Tyler Hosken—Linda Heather Lamont-Stewart Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Angie Park—Mamdouh and Susan Shoukri Graduate Award
Nasra Smith—Pierre Elliot Trudeau Research Fellowship

2019

Shalika Sivathasan—OGS Award
Carolina De Souza—OGS Award
Shoilee Khan– OGS Award
Breanna Simpson—OGS Award
Monica Sousa—OGS Award
Kristen Smith—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Matthew Dunleavy—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship; St. George Society of Toronto Endowment Award
Vanessa Evans—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Mitchell Gauvin—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Sara Rozenberg—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Adam Marcinkowski—SSHRC CGS Doctoral Fellowship
Tyler Ball—SSHRC CGS Doctoral Fellowship
Charlotte Speilman—St. George Society of Toronto Endowment Award
Amanda Attrell—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Deanne Henderson—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Kristen Smith—Linda Heather Lamont-Stewart Scholarship in Canadian Literature

2018

Jake Bermel—OGS Award
Sidney Cunningham—OGS Award
Matthew Dunleavy—OGS Award; St. George Society of Toronto Endowment Award
Sara Rozenberg—OGS Award
Julianna Will—OGS Award
Ben Taylor—OGS Award
Kristen Smith—SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
Tyler Ball—SSHRC CGS Doctoral Fellowship
Adam Marcinkowski—SSHRC CGS Doctoral Fellowship
Michael Chernoff-Gula—Clara Thomas Doctoral Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Kristina Getz—Linda Heather Lamont-Stewart Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Aaron Kretuer—Linda Heather Lamont-Stewart Scholarship in Canadian Literature
Nasra Smith—Anne Simone Award