Margaret Schlauch

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: German and Scandinavian Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 09-25-1898

Died: 07-19-1986

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

Schlauch, Margaret:  Appointed to make an investigation of primitive survivals in the medieval literature of Iceland, abroad; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1929.

Born September 25, 1898, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Education:  Barnard College, A. B., 1918; Columbia University, M. A., 1919, Ph. D., 1927. Fellow of the American Association of University Women, 1923–24.

Teacher in the New York City high schools, 1920–23; Instructor of English, 1924–27, Assistant Professor, 1927—, New York University.

Publications: “Chaucer’s Constance and Accused Queen,” 1927; “Medieval Narrative,” 1928. Articles in The Romanic Review, The Germanic Review, The English Journal, Publications of the Modern Language Association of America.