Bruce Cutler

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General Information

Name: Bruce Cutler

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1930 in Evanston, Illinois

Deceased: 2001 in Santa Cruz, California

Illinois Connection

Cutler was born in Evanston, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Cutler was an educator and poet. In addition to penning nearly a dozen volumes of prose, taught English and humanities at Wichita State University. He was responsible for developing the creative writing program there during the late 1960's and in 1978 was named Adele M. Davis Distinguishe Professor of Humanities.

Published Works

The Year of the Green Wave, University of Nebraska Press , 1960

A West Wind Rises, University of Nebraska Press, 1962

Sun City, University of Nebraska Press, 1964

A Voyage to America, University of Nebraska Press, 1967

At Keat's Grave: The Making of a Poem, Wichita State University, 1967

The Massacre at Sand Creek: Narrative Voices , University of Oklahoma Press , 1997

Seeing the Darkness, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1998

At War With Mexico: A Fictional Mosaic, University of Oklahoma Press, 2001

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Year of the Green Wave, The

Release Date: 1960

A west wind rises: Massacre at Marais des Cygnes

ISBN: 0939391260
Release Date: 1999

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A voyage to America,: And other poems

Release Date: 1967

At Keats' grave: The making of a poem (Wichita State University. University studies)

Release Date: 1967

The Massacre at Sand Creek: Narrative Voices (American Indian Literature and Critical Studies Series)

ISBN: 0806129905
Release Date: 1997-09-15

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Literary Awards

  • The Year of the Green Wave, First Book Poetry Award in 1960 from the University of Nebraska

External Links

Bruce Cutler on WorldCat

Bruce Cutler on Amazon


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