Recent prizes, fellowships and awards

2016 Morris D. Forkosch Prize for the best first book in intellectual history, awarded by the Journal of the History of Ideas

2017 Roland H. Bainton Prize in History/Theology, awarded by the Sixteenth-Century Society & Conference

Mellon Longterm Fellowship, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC (2017-18)

Visiting Research Scholarship, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany (3 months; for summer 2017)

Board of Regents System-Wide Research Award for the Connecticut State Universities (Apr. 2016)


Reviews of Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human

Katharina Piechocki (Harvard University), Global Intellectual History (2017)

Larry Silver (University of Pennsylvania), The Sixteenth-Century Journal (2017)

David Abulafia (University of Cambridge), Times Literary Supplement (2017)

Ricardo Padrón (University of Virginia), American Association of Geographers Annual Review of Books (2017)

Guido van Meersbergen (Warwick University), Renaissance Quarterly (2017)

Robert J. Mayhew (Bristol University), Journal of Historical Geography (2016)



Western Connecticut State University, prize announcements (Oct. 2017)

Interview on Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human, with Marshall Poe of the New Books Network (Jan. 2017)