Clark Harris Slover

Clark Harris Slover

Fellow: Awarded 1925

Field of Study: Medieval Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1931

Field of Study: Medieval Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 08-24-1892

Died: 12-24-1939

As published in the Foundation’s Annual Report for 1925-26:

Slover, Clark Harris: Appointed for an investigation of the channels which were available for the transmission of literature and tradition from Ireland to Great Britain before the appearance of the Arthurian Romances, principally in the libraries of Ireland and Great Britain; tenure, twelve months from October 1, 1925.

Born August 24, 1892, at Roscoe, South Dakota. Education: Whitman College, A.B., 1915; Harvard University, M.A., 1920; University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1924.

Teacher, Colville (Washington) High School, 1915-17; Associate in English, University of Washington, 1920; Instructor in English, Oregon Agricultural College, 1921; Teaching Fellow, 1922-24, Instructor in English, 1924-26, University of Chicago; Associate Professor of English, University of Texas, 1926—.

Publications: Articles in Modern Philology.