Literature

Emma Maree Urquhart

Emma Maree Urquhart

1991 -

Scottish writer

Susan Glaspell

Susan Glaspell

July 1, 1876 - July 27, 1948

American writer

Victoria Strauss

Victoria Strauss

1955 -

American writer

Sherwood Smith

Sherwood Smith

1951 -

American writer

John A. Stormer

John A. Stormer

February 9, 1928 -

AMerican writer

Dritëro Agolli

Dritëro Agolli

January 28, 1936 -

Poet, writer, politician

Cathy Young

Cathy Young

February 10, 1963 -

American writer

Nick Gillespie

Nick Gillespie

August 8, 1963 -

American magazine editor and political writer

John Edgar Wideman

John Edgar Wideman

June 14, 1941 -

Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist

Jakucho Setouchi

Jakucho Setouchi

1922 -

Novelist

Rita Joe

Rita Joe

March 15, 1932 - March 20, 2007

Canadian writer

Jan van Beers

Jan van Beers

22 February 1821 - 14 November 1888

Flemish poet

Emmanuel Hiel

Emmanuel Hiel

30 May 1834 - 27 August 1899

poet, writer

Jane Rule

Jane Rule

28 March 1931 - 27 November 2007

Novelist

Adele Wiseman

Adele Wiseman

May 21, 1928 - June 1, 1992

Canadian writer

John Swartzwelder

John Swartzwelder

1950 -

Writer

Shamsur Rahman

Shamsur Rahman

October 23, 1929 - August 17, 2006

Bangladeshi poet, writer, journalist

Monique Wittig

Monique Wittig

July 13, 1935 - January 3, 2003

French writer

Helene Johnson

Helene Johnson

1906 - 1995

American poet

Vivian Vande Velde

Vivian Vande Velde

1951 -

American writer

June Jordan

June Jordan

July 9, 1936 - June 14, 2002

Writer

Indu Sundaresan

Indu Sundaresan

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American writer

Ronald Harwood

Ronald Harwood

9 November 1934 -

South African dramatist and playwright

L. P. Hartley

L. P. Hartley

30 December 1895 - 13 December 1972

Novelist

Charlotte MacLeod

Charlotte MacLeod

November 12, 1922 - January 14, 2005

Novelist

Peter H. Gilmore

Peter H. Gilmore

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American author and administrator of the Church of Satan

Violette Leduc

Violette Leduc

7 April 1907 - 28 May 1972

French writer

Howard Tayler

Howard Tayler

February 29, 1968 -

Writer

Jotie T'Hooft

Jotie T'Hooft

9 May 1956 - 6 October 1977

Flemish poet

Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson

October 23, 1961 -

American children's writer

Ross Lockridge, Jr.

Ross Lockridge, Jr.

April 25, 1914 - March 6, 1948

Novelist

Sergio Troncoso

Sergio Troncoso

1961 -

American writer

Sara Ryan

Sara Ryan

1971 -

American writer

Emma Donoghue

Emma Donoghue

October 24, 1969 -

Irish novelist, playwright, short-story writer and historian

David Fairchild

David Fairchild

April 7, 1869 - August 6, 1954

Writer

Hans Aarsman

Hans Aarsman

1951 -

Author, lecturer, photographer

Cheryl Crane

Cheryl Crane

July 25, 1943 -

American writer

Dorothy Allison

Dorothy Allison

April 11, 1949 -

Poet, novelist, critic

Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen

25 October 1945 -

Indian filmmaker, script writer and actress

Paul Otlet

Paul Otlet

23 August 1868 - 10 December 1944

author, entrepreneur, lawyer, peace activist

May Sinclair

May Sinclair

24 August 1863 - 14 November 1946

British writer

Romulus Linney (playwright)

Romulus Linney (playwright)

September 21, 1930 - January 15, 2010

American playwright

Jens Peter Jacobsen

Jens Peter Jacobsen

7 April 1847 - 30 April 1885

Novelist, poet, scientist

Tony Blankley

Tony Blankley

1948 - 2012

American newspaper editor, author, commentator, and public relations firm executive

C. J. Sansom

C. J. Sansom

1952 -

Novelist

Venedikt Yerofeyev

Venedikt Yerofeyev

24 October 1938 - 11 May 1990

Russian writer

Johnnie Cradock

Johnnie Cradock

1904 - 1987

Major, Cookery writer

Sara Douglass

Sara Douglass

1957 - 2011

Australian fantasy writer

Caitlín R. Kiernan

Caitlín R. Kiernan

1964 -

Writer

Alfredo Iriarte

Alfredo Iriarte

1932 - 2002

Colombian writer

Joseph Greene (writer)

Joseph Greene (writer)

August 1, 1914 - 1990

Writer

Ilona Yusuf

Ilona Yusuf

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British poet

Shaikh Ayaz

Shaikh Ayaz

March 23, 1923 - December 28, 1997

Poet

Roger L'Estrange

Roger L'Estrange

December 17, 1616 - December 11, 1704

English pamphleteer and author, and staunch defender of royalist claims

Johann Centurius Hoffmannsegg

Johann Centurius Hoffmannsegg

August 23, 1766 - December 13, 1849

Writer

Francis Webb (poet)

Francis Webb (poet)

8 February 1925 - 23 November 1973

Twentieth century Australian poet

Emil Ludwig

Emil Ludwig

25 January 1881 - 1948

German writer

Birgitta Trotzig

Birgitta Trotzig

11 September 1929 - 14 May 2011

Swedish writer, member of the Swedish Academy

Margaret Landon

Margaret Landon

September 7, 1903 - December 4, 1993

Writer, missionary

Christian Friedrich Hebbel

Christian Friedrich Hebbel

18 March 1813 - 13 December 1863

German poet and dramatist

George F. Walker

George F. Walker

August 23, 1947 -

Canadian playwright and screenwriter

Lalon

Lalon

- 17 October 1890

Bengali poet, composer and Baul saint

Chuck Williams (author)

Chuck Williams (author)

October 2, 1915 -

American writer

Nury Vittachi

Nury Vittachi

2 October 1958 -

Hong Kong writer

Allen Steele

Allen Steele

1958 -

American writer

Lee Strobel

Lee Strobel

January 25, 1952 -

American writer

Sherrilyn Kenyon

Sherrilyn Kenyon

1965 -

Novelist

Arthur Golden

Arthur Golden

1956 -

Novelist

Patrea Smallacombe

Patrea Smallacombe

1961 -

Australian writer

Barry Brown (actor)

Barry Brown (actor)

April 19, 1951 - June 25, 1978

Author, playwright, actor

Afanasy Fet

Afanasy Fet

1820 - 1892

Russian poet

Yanka Kupala

Yanka Kupala

1882 - June 28, 1942

Belarusian writer

Sterling North

Sterling North

November 4, 1906 - December 22, 1974

American children's writer

Adriana Iliescu

Adriana Iliescu

31 May 1938 -

Romanian writer

Siegfried Lenz

Siegfried Lenz

17 March 1926 -

German writer

Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini

March 4, 1965 -

Novelist

Murray M. Silver, Jr.

Murray M. Silver, Jr.

1953 -

Writer, photographer

Martin Booth

Martin Booth

7 September 1944 - 12 February 2004

English writer

Ira Jones

Ira Jones

July 10, 1923 - July 11, 2004

Author and United States Army soldier

Emilia Lanier

Emilia Lanier

1569 - 1645

Poet

Kusumagraj

Kusumagraj

February 27, 1912 - March 10, 1999

indian poet

Esther Forbes

Esther Forbes

June 28, 1891 - August 12, 1967

Novelist

Friedrich Spielhagen

Friedrich Spielhagen

February 24, 1829 - February 25, 1911

German novelist

Diane Francis

Diane Francis

14 November 1946 -

author, editor, journalist

Jakusho Kwong

Jakusho Kwong

November 14, 1935 -

American buddhist writer

Armstrong Williams

Armstrong Williams

February 5, 1959 -

American political writer

Timberlake Wertenbaker

Timberlake Wertenbaker

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British writer

Andre Dubus III

Andre Dubus III

September 11, 1959 -

Novelist, short story writer

A. B. Yehoshua

A. B. Yehoshua

1936 -

Israeli writer

Miloš Crnjanski

Miloš Crnjanski

26 October 1893 - 30 November 1977

Writer

Tobias S. Buckell

Tobias S. Buckell

1979 -

Grenadian writer

Jørgen Leth

Jørgen Leth

14 June 1937 -

Poet, film director, new wave documentary

Bernard Werber

Bernard Werber

18 September 1961 -

French writer

Jon Scieszka

Jon Scieszka

1954 -

American writer

Gordon Lyon

Gordon Lyon

-

network security expert, open source programmer, author

Herman Bang

Herman Bang

20 April 1857 - 29 January 1912

Danish writer

Hason Raja

Hason Raja

1854 - 1922

Bangladeshi poet

Henry Petroski

Henry Petroski

February 6, 1942 -

Professor and Author

Edward Upward

Edward Upward

9 September 1903 - 13 February 2009

British writer

İsmet Özel

İsmet Özel

19 September 1944 -

Turkish writer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine