Paul Green

Paul Green

Fellow: Awarded 1928
Field of Study: Drama and Performance Art
Fellow: Awarded 1929
Field of Study: Drama and Performance Art

Competition: US & Canada

Education: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1928:

Green, Paul Eliot: Appointed for research in Europe on the subject, “The European Theatre”; tenure, twelve months from June 15, 1928.

Born March 17, 1894, at Lillington, North Carolina. Education: University of North Carolina, A.B., 1921; graduate student at the University of North Carolina and Cornell University, 1921 to 1923; Keenan Fellow in Philosophy, University of North Carolina, 1921-22; Cornell University, Ph.D., 1923.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, 1923—, University of North Carolina. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Drama, 1927.

Publications: Plays, “The Lord’s Will and Other Carolina Plays,” 1925; “Lonesome Road,” 1926; “The Field God,” 1927; “In Abraham’s Bosom,” 1927—Pulitzer Prize Play 1927; “In the Valley and Other Carolina Plays,” 1928; Novel, “Wide Fields,” 1928; Editor of The Reviewer, 1925; also stories, articles, and plays in magazines and anthologies.


Awarded: Pulitzer Prize, Drama, 1927

Pulitzer Prize, Drama, 1927
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