Calixthe Beyala
Calixthe Beyala (born 1961) is a Cameroonian-born French writer who writes in French.She grew up in Douala with her sister. In 1978, she left Cameroon for France. She married, and has two children.
Conradine Birgitte Dunker
Conradine Birgitte Dunker (née Hansteen) (25 August 1780 – 1866) was a Norwegian socialite and writer.Born in Christiania, she held a "prominent spot in the social life of the capital city", according...
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Lithuanian women writers
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Ukrainian women writers
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Greek women writers
This is a list of women writers who were born in Greece or whose writings are closely associated with that country.
Bernadette Sanou Dao
Bernadette Sanou Dao (born 25 February 1952 in Bamako, French Sudan) is a Burkinabé author and politician. At age 11 her family returned to Upper Volta from Mali. She attended Kolog-Naba college in Ou...
Ivy Alvarez
Ivy Alvarez is an award-winning Filipino Australian poet, editor, and reviewer currently residing in Wales. A prolific writer, Alvarez has had her work featured in various publications in Australia, C...
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Czech women writers
This is a list of women writers who were born in the Czech Republic or Czechoslovakia or whose writings are closely associated with those countries.
Jessica Watson
Jessica Watson, OAM (born 18 May 1993) is an Australian sailor who completed a southern hemisphere solo circumnavigation at the age of 16. Departing Sydney on 18 October 2009, Watson headed north-east...
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Hwang Jini
Hwang Jini (Hangul: 황진이; c. 1506 – c. 1560), also known by her gisaeng name Myeongwol (literally "bright moon", 명월), was one of the most famous gisaeng of the Joseon Dynasty. She lived during the...
Lydia Wevers
Lydia Joyce Wevers, ONZM (born 1950), is a New Zealand literary critic, English language literary historian, editor, and book reviewer.Wevers moved to New Zealand from the Netherlands in 1953.Wevers i...
Sophie de Condorcet
Sophie de Condorcet (born 1764 in Meulan, died 8 September 1822 in Paris), best known as Madame de Condorcet, was a prominent salon hostess from 1789 to the Reign of Terror, and again from 1799 until ...
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Mastoureh Ardalan
Mah Sharaf Khanom Mastoureh Ardalan or Mastura Ardalan (1805 –1848) was a Kurdish poet and writer. She was born in Sanandaj in north-western Iran and deceased in Sulaymaniyah in present-day north-east...
Icelandic women writers
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Dvora Waysman
Dvora Waysman is an Australian Israeli author.
Dorothy Opas (later Dvora Waysman) was born in Melbourne, Australia. She immigrated to Israel in 1971 with her husband and four children. The family...
Guðrún Eva Mínervudóttir
Guðrún Eva Mínervudóttir is an Icelandic writer born on 17 March 1976. She studied philosophy at the University of Iceland. Her first novel and collection came out in 1998 to acclaim. She has written ...
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Soledad Acosta
Soledad Acosta Kemble (5 May 1833 – 17 March 1913) was a Colombian writer and journalist. A sophisticated, well-travelled, and social woman, she received a much higher and better rounded education tha...
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Angela Gegg
Angela Gegg (born in Belize City, Belize, November 13, 1979) is a Belizean artist, author and entertainer.Angela Gegg is one of Belize’s leading female artists. In the past decade she has had six majo...