Robert R. Morgan

Kappa Alpha Professor
English, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

363 Goldwin Smith Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-3503

Robert R. Morgan

Kappa Alpha Professor
English, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
Poetry writing; fiction writing; the short story; American poetry

Current Research Interest
Women of the American frontier; World War II Air Force; climate change; the history of short fiction; metrics and poetic forms

Distinction
Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship
American Academy of Arts and Letters Academy Award
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Thomas Wolfe Prize
Western North Carolina Historical Society, Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award
Fellowship of Southern Writers, James G. Hanes Poetry Prize
Four National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships

Selected Publications
Morgan, Robert R. Chasing the North Star. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin Books, 2016.

Morgan, Robert R. Dark Energy. New York: Penguin Random House, 2015.

Cornell Research Website Article
A Natural Storyteller Talks about His Art