Marie Campbell

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Fiction

Fellow: Awarded 1955

Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 02-17-1907

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:
(Profile photograph: taken in Carrollton, Georgia, 1942)

CAMPBELL, MARIE.  Appointed for creative writing, using southern folk materials; tenure, twelve months from June 15, 1944.

Born February 17, 1907, Tamms, Illinois. Education:  Southern Illinois Teachers College, A.B., 1932; George Peabody College, M.A., 1937.

High School Teacher of English, 1930—40; Assistant Professor of English, 1940—, West Georgia College.

Publications:  Cloud Walking, 1942. Contributor to Eve’s Stepchildren, 1942. Articles in Southern Literary Messenger, Journal of American Folklore, Southern Folklore Quarterly, American Cookery, Childhood Education, School Activities, Tennessee Folklore Bulletin.