Daniel Albright (born October 29, 1945) is the Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature at Harvard and the editor of Modernism and Music: An Anthology of Sources. He was born and grew up in Chicago, Illinois and completed his undergraduate studies on a full scholarship at Rice. He later received his PhD from Yale. Albright is also the author of the book Quantum Poetics which was published by Cambridge University Press in 1997. He is a 2012 Berlin Prize Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin.