Ford K. Brown

Ford K. Brown

Fellow: Awarded 1927
Field of Study: English Literature
Fellow: Awarded 1929
Field of Study: English Literature
Fellow: Awarded 1930
Field of Study: English Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Education: St. John's College

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1926–27:

Brown, Ford Keeler: Appointed for a study, in certain libraries in England, principally the British Museum, of the ideas and life of Mrs. Hannah More, as an unusual representative of conservative English thought from 1780 to 1830; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1927. (Postponed until 1928.)

Born February 25, 1895, at Port Townsend, Washington. Education: University of Washington, A.B., 1920; Oxford University, Rhodes Scholar from Washington (Exeter College) 1920–23, D. Phil., 1926.

Assistant in English, 1919–20, Assistant Professor, 1923–24, University of Washington; Associate Professor of English, St. John’s College, 1925—.

Publication: “The Life of William Godwin,” 1926.

 

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