Carmen Acevedo Butcher

Carmen Acevedo Butcher

Dr. Carmen Acevedo Butcher is a lecturer in the College Writing Programs at the University of California, Berkeley. Her Cloud of Unknowing with the Book of Privy Counsel received a 46th Georgia Author of the Year Award and is published in the 2018 Shambhala Pocket Series. Carnegie Professor of the Year for Georgia and recipient of the President's Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship at Shorter College, Carmen also taught graduate and undergraduate students for a year at Sogang University in Seoul, South Korea, as a Fulbright Senior Lecturer. She researched medieval and Old English literature under the direction of Dr. John Algeo at The University of Georgia, Phi Beta Kappa, and she studied at The University of London as a Fulbright Scholar and at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg as a Rotary International Graduate Scholar. She has published numerous books and articles in medieval studies and linguistics with Cambridge University Press, Mercer University Press, Cengage Learning / Wadsworth, Shambala Publications, Paraclete Press, and others. Frequently asked to speak at universities, colleges, and community venues, she has also served as a commentator for Georgia Public Broadcasting (97.7 FM). Her husband, Sean, and she met in London during the first Fulbright grant. Her website is

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