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SHROYER, FREDERICK B.: 1916-

Frederick B. Shroyer was born on Oct. 28, 1916, in Decatur, Ind., the son of Benjamin Franklin and Huldah Mutschler Shroyer. He earned the following degrees from the University of Southern California: A.B. in 1948, A.M. in 1949, and Ph.D. in 1954. He married Patricia Grace Connor on Jan. 13, 1949, and they had one child, Madeline Gwynn.

Shroyer served in the U.S. Army Air Force, 1942-46. In 1950 he joined the faculty of California State College ( Los Angeles ) where he became professor of English and American literature in 1959 and was chairman of the department of language arts, 1951-53. Since 1962 he has been a literary editor and columnist for the Los ANGELES HERALD-EXAMINER. He has been a literary consultant, narrator, panelist, and moderator for different television series. He was founder and director of the Pacific Coast Writers Conference, 1953-55, and Idyllwild Writers Conference, 1956-57. Shroyer is an editorial consultant to Appleton-Century Crofts, Inc., Charles Scribner's Sons, and Doubleday and Company. He received Huntington Hartford Foundation resident fellowships in 1958 and 1965.

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