About

Bridgit’s writing has appeared in the Boston Globe, Herald, Bay State Banner, Color Magazine, WGBH Arts, Huffington Post, and Ibbetson Street Magazine.

Her services to the community and awards include:

SERVICE TO THE PROFESSION (Past and Present):

  • Judge, Artist Fellowships, Connecticut Office of the Arts
  • Judge, PEN New England Award for Poetry
  • Judge, Profile in Courage Essay Contest, John F. Kennedy Library
  • Co-Chair, PEN Vision Committee
  • Board member, PEN New England

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS:

  • National Organization for the Advancement of Colored People
  • PEN New England
  • National Writers Union

AWARDS, GRANTS, HONORS and FELLOWSHIPS

  • John W. Fulbright Lecturing & Research Scholar (Cote d’Ivoire)
  • Nadia Aisenberg Poetry Fellow, Writers Room of Boston