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Saundra Morris (Ph.D. Cornell University) is Professor of English. She specializes in American literature and culture, especially of the 19th century; American poetry; and social justice. Other interests include critical theory and the intersection of aesthetics and politics.
Co-editor, with Joel Porte, of The Cambridge Companion to Ralph Waldo Emerson (1999).
Co-editor, with Joel Porte, of Emerson's Prose and Poetry, A Norton Critical Edition (2001).
"Poetic Portals: Emerson's Essay Epigraphs" in Ralph Waldo Emerson: Bicentennial Appraisals. Ed. Barry Tharaud. Trier, Germany: WVT (Wissenschaftlicher Verlag), 2006.
Forthcoming: "Transcendentalism and Twentieth-Century American Poetry" in The Oxford Handbook of Transcendentalism.
Currently working on a book on Emerson's poetry.