Jonathan  Daniels

Jonathan Daniels

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-26-1902

Died: 11-06-1981

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:


Daniels, Jonathan Worth:  Appointed for creative writing in prose, in France; tenure, twelve months from April 15, 1930.


Born April 26, 1902, at Raleigh, North Carolina. Education: University of North Carolina, A.B., 1921, M.A., 1922; Columbia University Law School, 1922–23; University of North Carolina Law School, Summer, 1923. Licensed to practice law in North Carolina, 1923.


Reporter and correspondent, Louisville Times, Raleigh News and Observer, and Winston-Salem Journal; staff writer, 1930, Fortune Magazine.


Publications: A novel, “Clash of Angels,” 1930. Reviews in The Reviewer and The Saturday Review of Literature; general newspaper articles.



Daughter: Lucy Daniels, Guggenheim Fellow in Fiction, 1957