Kingston-Mann Student Achievement Awards

for Excellence in Diversity/Inclusion Scholarship

2011

Prizewinners

Rose Blondin (Emmanuel College), "I Had a Choice":  Evelyn Salt as Third Wave Action Hero

Amy Caine (University of Massachusetts Boston), To Be Lighter than a Feather: A Multi-racial Teenager's Search for Identity and Inclusion through Dance in Sigrid Nunez's A Feather on the Breath of God

Matthew Kleinman (University of New Hampshire), Liberated Improvisation: The Pursuit of Free Expression through Jazz

Honorable Mentions

Safiya Jardine (Lesley College), Sex and Gender Roles: African-American Families 

Alexandra Obolensky (University of Massachusetts Dartmouth), A History of Her Own: Assia Djebar Writes Back to the Empire in Fantsia: An Algerian Cavalcade

Amanda Ray (University of Massachusetts Lowell), Shepard Fairey: National Artist, World Activist

Sawyer Theriault (University of New Hampshire), Writing in Jazz: Identity and Multiculturalism in Jazz Literature