Madeleine B. Stern

Fellow: Awarded 1943

Field of Study: American Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: American Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-01-1912

Died: 08-18-2007

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

STERN, MADELEINE BETTINA. Appointed for the writing of a biography of Louisa May Alcott; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1943.

Born July 1, 1912, New York City. Education:  Barnard College, B.A., 1932; Columbia University, M.A., 1933.

Teacher of English, 1934—, New York City High Schools.

Publications:  The Life of Margaret Fuller, 1942. Articles in Sewanee Review, New England Quarterly, Americana, South Atlantic Quarterly, Publications of the Modern Language Association, Michigan History Magazine, New York History.


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