Discipline: Literature – poetry

Louise Garnett

Discipline: Literature – poetry
MacDowell fellowships: 1925

Louise Garnett

Born: April 1, 1877

Died: October 31, 1937

Location: Illinois

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Discipline: Poet

Louise Mundy Ayres Garnett (1877-1937) was an American poet, playwright, composer, musician, and prose author. Garnett was born in Plymouth, Indiana, the daughter of Sally (Munday) and Isaac Lafayette Ayers. She moved to Evanston, Indiana, in 1906. She married Eugene Hancock Garnett, a lawyer. The couple had two children, Gloria and Gordon. She died in Illinois.


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