Dale Winner to Travel Coastlines, Write Book

March 29, 2000 11:21 a.m.

When she graduates from Princeton University in May, Alaska native Lilith Wood will begin an unusual journey: a trip through America's fishing towns to write a book about women who fish for a living.

Wood, from Petersburg, Alaska, has won this year's Martin A. Dale Fellowship , a $20,000 grant meant to allow an outstanding Princeton senior to pursue a year-long independent project.