Stephen James Meredith Brown (1881 - 1962):
Stephen Brown was born in Holywood, County Down, and was educated at Clongowes Wood. He was ordained as a Jesuit in 1914. He published three scholarly works : A Reader's Guide to Irish Fiction; A Guide to Books on Ireland; and Ireland in Fiction. He also edited Catalogue of Tales and Novels by Irish Writers. He was a campaigner for libraries, founding the Central Catholic Library. He was Director of the Academy of Christian Art.