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Katherine Fialka

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Graduate Alumnus

Katie Brackett Fialka's research and writing interests center on nineteenth-century southern women's reading and writing and explores the ways in which they used literary practices to create sensibilities--ways of thinking, perceiving, and knowing the world--and played crucial roles in the formation of southern literary culture.

Of note:

Gregory Research Award, UGA History Department, 2012

Gregory Family Civil War and Southern Studies Grant, University of Georgia

Hatton-Lovejoy Scholarship for Graduate Study, Fuller E. Callaway Foundation, LaGrange, GA, 2012-2017

Ruth Regina Hale Canaga Memorial Fellowship, West Virginia University, 2010-2012

John Eugene and Barbara Hilton Cay Visiting Scholar Grant, Southern Historical Association, 2013

Carl Vipperman Teaching Assistantship Award Recipient, 2013

Graduate Research Award, Willson Center for Humanities & Arts, University of Georgia, 2014

Warner-Fite Scholarship Award, University of Georgia History Department, 2015

Dean's Award in Arts and Humanities, UGA Graduate School 2016

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, Center for Teaching and Learning, 2016

Future Faculty Program, 2016-7


Events featuring Katharine Dahlstrand, Kurt Windisch, Katherine Fialka
320 LeConte Hall

Are the rigors of grad school getting you down? Is your personal mantra “it’s not the last minute yet”? This month’s PDW will focus on ways to get (and stay!) organized while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Refreshments will be provided for those who RSVP one week before the event.


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