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Sasha Prevost

1st Year PhD Student

Sasha Prevost

Educational Background

  • MFA, 2019, University of Virginia, Creative Writing, Poe-Faulker Fellow
  • MAIS with High Honors, 2016, University of Washington, Jackson School of International Studies, Comparative Religion
  • MDiv, 2012, Harvard Divinity School
  • BA, 2009, University of Washington, Comparative Religion, History, minor in Near Eastern Studies (summa cum laude)

Overview

Selected Awards:

  • Dean's Excellence Fellowship, Cornell
  • Kathryn Davis Fellowship for Peace, Middlebury College, Summer 2018
  • Roshan Institute Fellowship for Excellence in Persian Studies, University of Washington, 2015-2016

Departments/Programs

  • Near Eastern Studies

Research

  • Jewish-Muslim interaction
  • Middle Eastern Jewish culture
  • Hebrew literature
  • Persian literature
  • Poetry and the lyric
  • Ethnography
  • Popular culture and media