Brainard Cheney

Brainard Cheney

Fellow: Awarded 1941
Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

CHENEY, BRAINARD:  Appointed for creative writing; tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1941.

Born June 3, 1900, Fitzgerald, Georgia.  Education:  The Citadel, 1917–19; University of Georgia, 1924; Vanderbilt University, 1924–25.

Member of the Staff, 1925–40, Nashville Banner.

Publications:  Lightwood, 1939. Contributor to Contemporary Southern Prose, 1940.

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