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Ellen Glasgow

Ellen GlasgowAKA Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow

Born: 22-Apr-1873
Birthplace: Richmond, VA
Died: 21-Nov-1945
Location of death: Richmond, VA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA

Gender: Female
Religion: Christian [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: In This Our Life

[1] Father was Presbyterian, her mother, Episcopalian.

Father: Francis Thomas Glasgow
Mother: Anne Jane Gholson (d. 1893)
Boyfriend: Frank Paradise (broken engagement in 1906)
Boyfriend: Henry Anderson (broken engagement in 1930s)

    Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1941 for In This Our Life
    American Academy of Arts and Letters 1938

Author of books:
The Descendant (1897, novel)
Phases of an Inferior Planet (1898, novel)
The Voice of the People (1900, novel)
The Freeman and Other Poems (1902, poetry)
The Battle-Ground (1902, novel)
The Deliverance (1904, novel)
The Wheel of Life (1906)
The Ancient Law (1908)
The Romance of a Plain Man (1909, novel)
The Miller of Old Church (1911, novel)
Virginia (1913, novel)
Life and Gabriella (1916, novel)
The Builders (1919)
One Man in His Time (1922, novel)
The Shadowy Third and Other Stories (1923, short stories)
Barren Ground (1925, novel)
The Romantic Comedians (1926, novel)
They Stooped to Folly (1929, novel)
The Sheltered Life (1932, novel)
Vein of Iron (1935, novel)
In This Our Life (1941, novel)
A Certain Measure (1943, essays)
The Woman Within (1954, memoir)
Letters (1958, letters)
Collected Stories (1963, short stories)
Beyond Defeat (1966, memoir, epilogue to The Woman Within)

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