Arthur Huff Fauset (1899-1983)

 
 
  • 1942 Ph.D.; University of Pennsylvania
  • 1924 MA English; University of Pennsylvania
  • 1921 BA English; University of Pennsylvania
  • Dissertation: Black Gods of the Metropolis
  • Research interests: Black folklore, religion, civil rights
  • Teacher, principal, union organizer in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania public schools
  • Editor of The People’s Voice
  • Selected Publication: Black Gods of the Metropolis: Negro Religious Cults of the Urban North (1944)