kim coleman foote
 ... writer ...

. . . writer . . .

awards

◊  Henry James Grant, Dickinson House residency,  2017

◊  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship (fiction),  2015

◊  Raveel Grant, Dickinson House residency,  2015

◊  National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship (fiction),  2014

◊  National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, Hambidge Center residency,  2014

◊  Pushcart Prize nomination & Editorial Prize (fiction), Tidal Basin Review,  2010

◊  Rona Jaffe Foundation/Vermont Studio Center Fellowship residency,  2009

◊  Africana Creative Nonfiction Award, Pan-African Literary Forum,  2008
◊  Illinois Arts Council Fellowship (creative nonfiction),  2008
Transitions Abroad Narrative Travel Writing Contest, Second Place,  2007
◊  Guild Complex Nonfiction Reading Series Award, Finalist,  2006
◊  Traveler’s Tales Solas Award for Best Travel Writing, Honorable Mention,  2006
◊  Walker Foundation Scholarship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown,  2006
◊  Zora Neale Hurston/Bessie Head Fiction Award & Douglas Turner Ward/Alice Childress Scriptwriting Award, Chicago State University's Gwendolyn Brooks Center,  2004
◊  Fulbright U.S. Student Fellowship (Ghana, West Africa),  2002–03

residencies  &  workshops

◊  Dickinson House, Belgium, residency,  2015, 2017

◊  Hambidge Center, GA, residency,  2014

◊  Kimbilio, NM, novel workshop with David Haynes, ZZ Packer, & Dolen Perkins-Valdez,  2013

◊  Vermont Studio Center, VT, residency,  2010

◊  VCCA, VA, residency,  2008

◊  Pan African Literary Forum, Ghana, fiction workshop with Arthur Flowers & creative nonfiction workshop with Faith Adiele,  2008

◊  Hedgebrook, WA, residency,  2007

◊  Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, novel workshop with Elizabeth Strout,  2006

◊  VONA Foundation, CA, fiction workshop with Cristina Garcia,  2006

◊  Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation, DC, novel workshop with Agymah Kamau,  2002