Władysław Syrokomla
Władysław Syrokomla was the pseudonym of Ludwik Władysław Franciszek Kondratowicz (1823–1862), a Polish-Lithuanian romantic poet, writer and translator.
Syrokomla was born September 29, 1823 in t...
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Hilary Wayment
Hilary Godwin Wayment OBE, FSA (1912–2005) was a British author and historian of stained glass.
Wayment was born in Woolwich, east London on 23 April 1912, the son of Alfred Wayment, headmaster of...
Thomas Urquhart
Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty (/ˈɜrkərt, -kɑrt/; also Urchard; 1611–1660) was a Scottish writer and translator, most famous for his translation of Rabelais.
Urquhart was born to an old landholdi...
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Nada El Hage
Nada El Hage ( Arabic: ندى الحاج) ( Beirut, Lebanon) is a Lebanese poet, writer and journalist.
Nada El Hage is the daughter of the Lebanese poet Ounsi el-Hajj. She completed her high school educa...
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Izidor Cankar
Izidor Cankar (22 April 1886 – 22 September 1958) was a Slovenian author, art historian, diplomat, journalist, translator, and liberal conservative politician. He was one of the most important Sloveni...
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Felice Romani
Felice Romani (January 31, 1788 – January 28, 1865) was an Italian poet and scholar of literature and mythology who wrote many librettos for the opera composers Donizetti and Bellini. R...
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Achour Fenni
Achour Fenni (Arabic: عاشور فني) poet, translator and academician from Algeria having participated in several scientific, cultural and literary meetings in Algeria, North Africa, Europe, North America...
Alexandre Maria Pinheiro Torres
Alexandre Maria Pinheiro Torres ( Amarante, 27 October 1923 – 3 August 1999 ) was a writer, scholar, and literary critic during the Portuguese neorealist movement .
Gui Yufang
Gui Yufang (Chinese: 桂裕芳; pinyin: Guì Yùfāng; born 1930) is a Chinese translator.She is one of the foremost translators into Chinese of the works of the French novelist Guy de Maupassant.
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Liang Zongdai
Liang Zongdai (Chinese: 梁宗岱) (1903–1983) was a Chinese poet and translator. Born in Xinhui, Guangdong, he went to Europe to study western languages in 1924. His translation of Tao Qian's poems into Fr...
Julio Torri
Julio Torri Maynes (June 27, 1889 in Saltillo, Coahuila – May 11, 1970 in Mexico City) was a Mexican writer and teacher who formed part of the Ateneo de la Juventud (1909–1914). He wrote princip...
Katarina Frostenson
Alma Katarina Frostenson Arnault (born 5 March 1953 in Stockholm) is a Swedish poet and writer. She was elected a member of the Swedish Academy in 1992. In 2003, Frostenson was made a Chevalier of th...
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Peggy Kamuf
Peggy Kamuf (born 1947) is the Marion Frances Chevalier Professor of French and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California. She is one of the primary English translators of the wo...
Nicolas Grenier
Nicolas Grenier is a French poet and songwriter. He lives in Paris.He is a graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies and Sorbonne. Nicolas Grenier is a professor at the HEC Paris.In France,...
Lisbeth Cathrine Amalie Rose
Lisbeth Cathrine Amalie Rose (née Böttger) (25 September 1738 – 23 February 1793) was a Danish actress, one of the very first professional native actresses in Denmark and also the greatest actress in ...
Stijn Streuvels
Stijn Streuvels [born Franciscus (Frank) Petrus Maria Lateur] (3 October 1871, Heule, Kortrijk - 15 August 1969, Ingooigem, Anzegem) was a Belgian writer.
He started writing at a very young age. H...
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