- Name: Ellen Glasgow
- Born: 04/22/1873
- Died: 11/21/1945 (72 years old)
- Occupation: Novelist
Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow (April 22, 1873 – November 21, 1945) was an American novelist who won the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1942. A lifelong Virginian who published 20 books including seven novels which sold well (five reaching best-seller lists) as well as gained critical acclaim, Glasgow portrayed the changing world of the contemporary South, differing from the idealistic escapism that characterized Southern literature after Reconstruction.
Birth Name: Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow
Birth Place: Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
Death Place: Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
Ellen Glasgow quotes :
It is lovely, when I forget all birthdays, including my own, to find that somebody remembers me.Ellen Glasgow
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book.Ellen Glasgow