Louis Booker Wright

Fellow: Awarded 1928

Field of Study: English Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: English Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-01-1899

Died: 12-26-1984

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1928:

Wright, Louis Booker: Appointed for studies of the reflection of contemporary ideas in English drama before 1642, principally in the British Museum and the Public Record Office, London; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1928.

Born March 1, 1899, in Greenwood County, South Carolina. Education: Wofford College, A.B., 1920; University of North Carolina, M.A., 1924, Ph.D., 1926; The Johns Hopkins University, Johnston Research Scholar, 1927–28.

City editor, The Index-Journal, Greenwood, S. C., 1920–23; Teaching Fellow in English, 1924–25, Instructor in English, 1925—, University of North Carolina.

Publications: Articles and reviews in Modern Language Notes, Publications of the Modern Language Association, Modern Language Review, Review of English Studies, Englische Studien, Anglia, Zeitschrift für Englische Philologie, Studies in Philology, Modern Philology.