Nella Larsen

Nella Larsen

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-13-1893

Died: 03-30-1964

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

Imes, Nella Larsen:  Appointed for creative writing, abroad; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1920.

Born April 13, 1893, at Chicago, Illinois. Education: University of Copenhagen, 1910–12.

Publications: Novels. “Quicksand,” 1928; “Passing,” 1929.