Stand Up, Friend, With Me

YearTitlePublisherPrize AmountJudges
1963Stand Up, Friend, With MeGrove Press$5,000Edward Davison
    Babette Deutsch
    Thomas Hornsby Ferril
    William Jay Smith
    Mark Van Doren


On June 7, 1924, Edward Field was born in Brooklyn, New York. He grew up on Long Island, where he played cello in the Field Family Trio over radio station WGBB. After a short time at New York University, he travelled to Europe in 1946 and focused seriously on his writing; he returned to the United States in 1948.

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