|Edna St. Vincent Millay|
Sinclair Lewis, author of the 1935 hit It Can’t Happen Here, was #1.
Lewis was the first American to win the Nobel Prize for literature, five years earlier.
Millay (who married Inez Milholland's widower, Eugen Boissevain) ranked #4.
Here are the top five, in order: Sinclair Lewis, Willa Cather, Eugene O’Neill, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Robert Frost.
Sinclair Lewis's 1935 book is being rediscovered today. Reality has caught up with this forecast.