Individual Author Record
Name: Carl Clinton Van DorenPen Name: Carl Clinton Van Doren, Carl Van Doren Genre: Born: September 10, 1885 in Hope, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionCarl was the son of a country doctor and was raised on the family farm in Vermillion County, Illinois. He earned a bachelor of arts from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1907.
Biographical and Professional InformationCarl Clinton Van Doren was a U.S. critic and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer. He was the brother of Mark Van Doren and the uncle of Charles Van Doren.
*''Other Provinces'', Knopf, 1925*''The Ninth Wave'', Harcourt, 1926*''Three Worlds'', Harper, 1936*''Van Doren, Carl, Three Worlds'', Harper, 1936*''Benjamin Franklin'', Viking, 1938*''An Illinois Boyhood'', Viking, 1939*''Carl Van Doren, Selected by Himself'', Viking, 1945*''American Scriptures'', Boni and Gaer, 1946