sarah lightman

University of Glasgow Prospectus (2012)


European Association of Jewish Culture Website (2013)


Scholarships, Grants and Awards


Hadassah Brandeis Institute, Research Award

Early Career Mobility Fund, for Study at Columbia University, NYC, awarded by University of Glasgow

Honorable Mention by the Association Jewish Studies/Jordan Schnizer Book Awards (Jews and the Arts)


Awarded the 2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award for Best Scholarly Academic Work

Awarded Susan Koppelman Prize for Best Edited Book on Feminist Studies


Nominated for Broken Frontier Award- Best Book on Comics

Stirling Maxwell Centre Grant for Graphic Details Symposium at JW3, London

David Foundation Grant for Graphic Details in London


'The Book of Sarah', Grant from European Association for Jewish Culture


Research Grant, 'Talking About Jewish Women and Comics', at Yeshiva University Museum

School of The Arts, University of Glasgow,


Collaborative Research Grant for, 'Women in Comics II', at Leeds Art Gallery, School of The Arts, University of Glasgow

International Auto/Biography Association Conference, Sussex University, Grant for Drawing a Diary Catalogue.


Collaborative Research Grant for 'Women in Comics' Conference, Cambridge University

School of The Arts, University of Glasgow.

Research Grant, University of Glasgow, School of The Arts, University of Glasgow


Fortnight of Solo Shows, Camden Small Grants for the Arts,


Collaborative animation project, Young Jewish Artist Award

Post Graduate Award, AHRB British Academy Award

Travel and Expeditions Award, UCL


Slade Life Drawing Prize, UCL

Slade Duveen Travel Scholarship, UCL


Slade Sessional Prize for Excellence, UCL


Coldstream Sessional Prize for Excellence, UCL


© Sarah Lightman 2013