Competition: US & Canada
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
LYTLE, ANDREW NELSON: Appointed for creative work in the field of the novel; tenure, twelve months from April 15, 1940.
Born December 26, 1903, at Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Education: Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1925; Yale University, 1927–29.
Publications: Bedford Forrest and His Critter Company, 1931; The Long Night, 1936. Essays and stories in Virginia Quarterly Review, Southern Review, American Review, New Republic, Hound & Horn. Contributor to I’ll Take My Stand, 1930; Who Owns America?, 1936.