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Michael Robertson


Michael Robertson

Phone: (609) 771-3399


Office: Bliss Hall 231

Michael Robertson received the B.A. from Stanford, the M.A. from Columbia, and the Ph.D. from Princeton.  His research and teaching interests are focused on 19th-century transatlantic literary and cultural studies. He is the recipient of two National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships and author of two award-winning books: Worshipping Walt: The Whitman Disciples (Princeton UP, 2008) and Stephen Crane, Journalism, and the Making of Modern American Literature (Columbia UP, 1997).  He is co-editor with TCNJ colleague David Blake of Walt Whitman, Where the Future Becomes Present (U of Iowa P, 2008). His book The Last Utopians, a group biography of utopian socialists in the U.S. and U.K. during the period 1880-1915, is forthcoming from Princeton University Press. His current book project, “William Morris: The Journey Toward Utopia,” is a biography of the nineteenth-century English designer, writer, and social activist.

 HON 370- Utopia:

FSP 101-H1-Fall 2015-Story of Stuff: