Competition: US & Canada
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:
STILL, JAMES: Appointed for creative writing; tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1941.
Born July 16, 1906, LaFayette, Alabama. Education: Lincoln Memorial University, A.B., 1929; Vanderbilt University, M.A., 1930; University of Illinois, B.S., 1931.
Librarian, 1933—40, Hindman Settlement.
Publications: Hounds of the Mountain, 1937; River of Earth, 1940. Articles in Atlantic Monthly, American Mercury, Yale Review, Story, Virginia Quarterly Review, Saturday Evening Post, Frontier and Midland, Prairie Schooner.
Photograph credit: Kelcy Photo & Book Shop, Blowing Rock, N.C.