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Ellen Glasgow


An American author of southern-themed fiction, she actually is most widely known on her behalf Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, WITH THIS Our Life (1941). Her additional works are the Romance of an ordinary Guy (1909) and Virginia (1913). She analyzed philosophy, politics theory, and Western and British books. Early in her existence, she became a devotee from the women’s suffrage motion. She released a 1954 autobiography entitled THE GIRL Within. She was created and elevated in Richmond, Virginia. She was involved double, but she by no means married. Her book, The Steering wheel of Existence, was likened towards the literary function of Edith Wharton.

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Full Name Ellen Glasgow
Date Of Birth April 22, 1873
Died November 21, 1945, Richmond, Virginia, United States
Place Of Birth Richmond, VA
Profession Novelist
Nationality American
Parents Anne Jane Gholson, Francis Thomas Glasgow
Awards Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Movies In This Our Life
Star Sign Taurus

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1Won the 1942 Pulitzer Prize for her last novel "In This Our Life".
2Left the bulk of her estate to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.



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Studio One in Hollywood1949-1952TV Series story - 2 episodes
In This Our Life1942novel "In This Our Life"

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1On writing: I supposed I am a born novelist, for the things I imagine are more vital and vivid to me than the things I remember.
2On personal power: I'm not going to lie down and let trouble walk over me.

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