Awards & Distinctions

Recipient of Writers' Reserve Funding from the Ontario Arts Council 2018.

Selected for a self-directed writing residency at Banff Centre for February 2018. 

Throaty was nominated by Pheobe Journal for the 2017 Pushcart Prize.

Selected to read at the 2017 Eden Mills Writers Festival in the emerging writers set, the Fringe.

Short-listed for PEN Canada's nomination for the 2016 PEN International New Voices Award.

Recipient of Writers Works in Progress funding from the Toronto Arts Council 2015.

The Humber School for Writers

Creative Writing Postgraduate Certificate Program May  2014 - November 2014

Recipient of the Ben Lebowitz Scholarship at the Humber School for Writers May 2014

Fall Workshop with the International Festival of Authors September 2013

University of Toronto

Trinity College University at the University of Toronto, BA Double Major Philosophy and English Literature 2008-2012

University of Guelph

Creative Writing MFA Candidate, 2019-2021 Cohort