David Healy Clarke Award

The David Healy Clarke Dissertation Assistance Award is named for the man whose $20,000 bequest provided some of the seed money for CLAGS. This annual award of $4,000 is available to a CUNY graduate school student with an outstanding research project involving the articulation of the gay and/or lesbian experience or, more generally, engaging a gay and/or lesbian topic. The recipient of this year’s award is Helen Daniels, Ph.D. candidate, Program in English, for her project entitled “Trading in Sentiment: Emily Dickinson and Her Representations.” Applications for the 1994 Clarke Award should be sent to CLAGS, CUNY Graduate School, 33 West 42 Street, Room 404N, New York City, 1 0036. The deadline is May 1, 1994.