Ballerini’s cross-textual approach is crucial to our understanding of photography’s role in relation to both visual and textual means of representation.
Keri Yousif, Visual Resources, Vol.xxvii, No.4, December 2011.
Short Listed, SLICE Fiction Contest 2015
Professional member PEN, USA
Andrew W. Mellon Study Grant, 1999
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship, 1995-96
Princeton University Gould Fellowship, 1988-89
Hunter College Richter Scholarship Award, 1976