Competition: US & Canada
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
LANHAM, EDWIN MOULTRIE: Appointed for creative writing in the field of the novel; tenure, twelve months from June 1, 1940.
Born October 11, 1904, at Weatherford, Texas. Education: Williams College, 1923–26.
Publications: Sailors Don’t Care, 1929; The Wind Blew West, 1935; Banner at Daybreak, 1937; Another Ophelia, 1938; The Stricklands, 1939.