Competition: US & Canada
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:
STEWART, RANDALL. Appointed for the preparation of a biography of Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804–64); tenure, nine months from October 1, 1943.
Born July 25, 1896, Fayetteville, Tennessee. Education: Vanderbilt University, B.S., 1917; Harvard University, M.A., 1921; Yale University, Ph.D., 1930.
Instructor in English, 1917–20, 1922–23, University of Oklahoma; Instructor in English, 1921–22, U. S. Naval Academy; Assistant Professor of English, 1923–35, University of Idaho; Instructor in English, 1927–31, Assistant Professor, 1931–34, Yale University; Professor of English, 1934–37, Vanderbilt University; Professor of English, 1937—, Brown University.
Publications: The American Notebooks by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1932; The English Notebooks by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1941. Articles in New England Quarterly, Philological Quarterly, Sewanee Review, American Literature, College English, Studies in Philology, Saturday Review of Literature, Dictionary of American Biography, Yale Review.