Competition: US & Canada
College of the City of New York
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
KAZIN, ALFRED: Appointed for studies of 20th century American prose writing; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1940.
Born June 5, 1915, in New York. Education: College of the City of New York, B.S., 1935; Columbia University, A.M., 1938.
Visiting Instructor in English, Summers, 1937–39, Tutor, 1939—, College of the City of New York; Tutor, Queens College, 1940—.
Publications: Essays and reviews in New Republic, American Mercury, Saturday Review of Literature, New York Times Book Review, New York Herald Tribune Books, Scribner’s Magazine.