To apply, please email [email protected] by February 28th with the subject line "Black History Scholarship." Please attach a writing sample of any genre or topic (500-2,000) as well as a paragraph explaining how this scholarship would benefit you. Scholarships can be applied to any of our six-week workshops, in-person or online.
Ani Kokobobo is Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Slavic Department at the University of Kansas. Beginning in 2018, she will also be editor of the Tolstoy Studies Journal. She has a monograph forthcoming in 2018, Russian Grotesque Realism: The Great Reforms and Gentry Decline (Ohio State University Press) and has published over 20 academic articles. Her writing for the public has appeared in The Washington Post, Salon.com, The New Republic, Business Insider, and Los Angeles Review of Books.