Philip Roth
Philip Milton Roth (born March 19, 1933) is an American novelist.He first gained attention with the 1959 novella Goodbye, Columbus, an irreverent and humorous portrait of American-Jewish life for whic...
Elsa Barker
Elsa Barker (1869–1954) was an American novelist, short-story writer and poet. She became known for three books Letters from a Living Dead Man (1914), War Letters from the Living Dead Man (1915), and ...
Dean Bakopoulos
Dean Bakopoulos is an American fiction writer, an NEA and Guggenheim Fellow, and writer-in-residence at Grinnell College. Mr. Bakopoulos is a B.A. graduate of the University of Michigan. He has an M.F...
Maeve Brennan
Maeve Brennan (January 6, 1917–November 1, 1993) was an Irish short story writer and journalist. She moved to the United States in 1934 when her father was appointed to the Irish Legation in Was...
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Carol Bly
Carol Bly (April 16, 1930 – December 21, 2007) was a teacher and an award-winning American author of short stories, essays, and nonfiction works on writing. Her work often featured Minnesota women wh...
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Bernard Malamud
Bernard Malamud (April 26, 1914 – March 18, 1986) was an American author of novels and short stories. Along with Saul Bellow and Philip Roth, he was one of the best known American Jewish authors ...
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James Patterson
James Brendan Patterson (born March 22, 1947) is an American author. He is largely known for his novels about fictional psychologist Alex Cross, the protagonist of the Alex Cross series. Patterson als...
David Walker (abolitionist)
David Walker (September 28, 1796 – August 6, 1830) was an outspoken African-American abolitionist and anti-slavery activist. In 1829, while living in Boston, Massachusetts, he published...
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Anne Homer
Anne Homer Doerflinger (October 15, 1907 – May 16, 1995) was an American writer who is best known for her short works of fiction. Under the name Anne Homer she published more than 100 short stories in...
Evan Hunter
Ed McBain (October 15, 1926 – July 6, 2005) was an American author and screenwriter. Born Salvatore Albert Lombino, he legally adopted the name Evan Hunter in 1952. While successful and well know...
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Duane Ackerson
Duane Ackerson (born 1942) is an American writer of speculative poetry and fiction. He currently lives in Salem, Oregon.Duane Ackerson's work has appeared in anthologies that include The Year's Best ...
Kim Herzinger
Kim Herzinger is a critic, a Pushcart Prize-winning writer of fiction, and the editor of three Donald Barthelme collections. He taught at the University of Southern Mississippi and now owns and operat...