Late 19C/Early 20C
Ed Cutler specializes in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American literature, with emphasis on the origins and development of modernism. He has published on nineteenth-century urban and print cultures, as well on Edgar Allan Poe and Walt Whitman. His book, Recovering the New: Transatlantic Roots of Modernism (2003), won the best manuscript prize for the University Press of New England’s series, Becoming Modern: New Nineteenth Century Studies. He is currently working on a book about Walt Whitman’s relationship to Romantic philosophy.
PhD, UC San Diego, 1997
Honors and Awards
- Donald R. and Jean S. Marshall Professorship, College of Humanities, BYU (2012 - 2017)
- Committee/Council Member, National Endowment for the Humanities (2012 - Present)