FIDLER, WILLIAM PERRY, 1906-

University professor, editor, consultant. Born– July 29, 1906, Birmingham. Parents– Ora William and Blanche (Perry) Fidler. Married– Alice Adeline Gardiner, January 29, 1929. Children– One. Education– University of Alabama, A.B., 1928; Harvard University, M.A., 1930; University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1947. Taught English at the University of Alabama, 1930-1956; on editorial staff of AAUP Bulletin; editor, 1958-1960; consultant for the U.S. Employment Office and the Library of Congress (copyright law). Member of AAUP, ACLU, American Studies Association, and Pi Alpha Theta.

Source:

Who’s Who in America, 1978.

Publication(s):

Augusta Evans Wilson, 1835-1909; a Biography. University, Ala.; University of Alabama Press, 1951.

Joint_Editor:

Contemporary Southern Prose. Boston; Heath, 1940.