Edwin Lanham

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 10-11-1904

Died: 07-24-1979

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

LANHAM, EDWIN MOULTRIE:  Appointed for creative writing in the field of the novel; tenure, twelve months from June 1, 1940. 

Born October 11, 1904, at Weatherford, Texas. Education:  Williams College, 1923–26.

Publications:  Sailors Don’t Care, 1929; The Wind Blew West, 1935; Banner at Daybreak, 1937; Another Ophelia, 1938; The Stricklands, 1939.