Fenton, Charles A.

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Dates:
Active 1873
Active 1993
English

Biographical notes:

Charles A. Fenton, author and educator, was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1919. He is the author of The Apprenticeship of Ernest Hemingway: The Early Years (1954) and Stephen Vincent Benét: The Life and Times of an American Man of Letters (1958). He also edited The Best Short Stories of World War II: An American Anthology (1957) and Selected Letters of Stephen Vincent Benét (1960). He taught English at Yale from 1948 to 1958, and at Duke University from 1958 until his death in 1960.

From the guide to the Charles A. Fenton papers, 1866-1965, 1918-1960, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Charles Andrews Fenton was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1919. As an author and educator, Fenton wrote such volumes as: The Apprenticeship of Ernest Hemingway: The Early Years (1954) and Stephen Vincent Benet: The Life and Times of an American Man of Letters (1958). He also edited Best Short Stories of World War II (1957) and Stephen Vincent Benet's Selected Letters (1960). He taught English literature at Yale from 1948-1958. Fenton died on July 21, 1960.

From the description of Charles Andrews Fenton papers, 1954-1960 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702166034

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Subjects:

  • American literature
  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Radicalism
  • Literature--History and criticism
  • Authors, American--20th century--Archives
  • American literature--20th century

Occupations:

  • Authors
  • Educators

Places:

  • Spain (as recorded)