2019, BA English, Samford University
Emily is a PhD candidate focusing on late-medieval Middle English literature. She is especially interested in questions of authority, counter-authority, legality, and outlawry in late fourteenth and early fifteenth century political poetry and outlaw tales, including Piers Plowman, texts in the Piers Plowman tradition, and Robin Hood traditions.
- Doris Betts Award for Excellence in Teaching Composition, 2022
- 2022 Joseph Breen Award for Outstanding Work in the Field of Medieval Studies
- 2021 ARPA Graduate Degree Completion Grant
- 2020 Joseph Breen Award for Outstanding Work in the Field of Medieval Studies