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Andrews [née Fairfield], Dame Cicily Isabel [pseud. Rebecca West] (1892–1983), writer, critic, and journalist

Bonnie Kime Scott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 2390 words.

Andrews [née Fairfield], Dame Cicily Isabel [pseud. Rebecca West] (1892–1983), writer, critic, and journalist, was born on 21 December 1892 at 28 Burlington Road, Westbourne Park, London,...

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Bourne, Randolph Silliman

Bruce Clayton.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1020 words.

Bourne, Randolph Silliman (30 May 1886–22 December 1918), writer and social critic, was born in Bloomfield, New Jersey, the son of Charles Rogers Bourne and Sarah Barrett. From the start,...

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Canby, Henry Seidel

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Education. 1187 words.

Canby, Henry Seidel (06 September 1878–05 April 1961), educator, author, and editor, was born in Wilmington, Delaware, the son of Edward Tatnell Canby, a founder and president of the...

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Chamberlain, John

Ray E. Boomhower.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1165 words.

Chamberlain, John (28 October 1903–09 April 1995), journalist, literary critic, and author, was born John Rensselaer Chamberlain in New Haven, Connecticut, the only son of Robert...

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Cowley, Malcolm

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Publishing; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Biographical Studies. 1369 words.

Cowley, Malcolm (24 August 1898–28 March 1989), literary critic and editor, was born in a farmhouse near Belsano, Pennsylvania, the son of William Cowley, a homeopathic physician, and...

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Dennie, Joseph

Jeffrey H. Richards.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1382 words.

Dennie, Joseph (30 August 1768–07 January 1812), essayist, critic, and editor, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Joseph Dennie, a merchant, and Mary Green. To avoid the...

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Eckman, Frederick

David J. Adams.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online June 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1215 words.

Eckman, Frederick (27 October 1924–28 October 1996), poet, editor, scholar, and teacher, was born Frederick Willis Eckman in Continental, Ohio, the son of Hector B. Eckman, a mechanic, and...

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Eliot, T. S.

Ronald Bush.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 4407 words.

Eliot, T. S. (26 September 1888–04 January 1965), poet, critic, and editor, was born Thomas Stearns Eliot in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Henry Ware Eliot, president of the...

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Foot, Michael Mackintosh (1913–2010), journalist, politician, and author

Kenneth O. Morgan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; UK Politics. 10993 words.

Foot, Michael Mackintosh (1913–2010), journalist, politician, and author, was born at 1 Lipson Terrace, Plymouth, on 23 July 1913, the fourth of five sons and fifth of seven children of...

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Freeman, Joseph

Norman Markowitz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1404 words.

Freeman, Joseph (07 October 1897–09 August 1965), writer, was born Joseph Lvovovitch in Ukraine, Russia, the son of Isaac Lvovovitch, a merchant, and Stella (maiden name unknown). After...

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