Mark Joseph Salzman (born December 3, 1959 in Greenwich, Connecticut) is an American writer. Salzman is best known for his 1986 memoir Iron & Silk,
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Julie Orringer (born June 12, 1973) is an American writer and lecturer. She attended Cornell University and the Iowa Writer's Workshop, and was a S
Jesse Ball (born June 7, 1978) is an American novelist and poet. He has published novels, volumes of poetry, short stories, and drawings. His works
Mildred Jean Thompson (March 12, 1936 – September 1, 2003) was an American artist who worked in painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture and photo
Kathryn Davis is an American novelist. She is a recipient of a Lannan Literary Award.
Davis has taught at Skidmore College, and is now senior
Rosalind Elizabeth "Rozzi" Crane is an American singer-songwriter from San Francisco. At 19 years old, Crane made her name known by being discovere
Anthony Doerr (born October 27, 1973) is an American author of novels and short stories. He gained widespread recognition for his 2014 novel All th
James Hynes (born August 23, 1955) is an American novelist.
Hynes was born in Okemos, Michigan, and grew up in Big Rapids, Michigan. He curr
Margot Livesey (born 1953) is a Scottish-born writer. She is the author of nine novels, a collection of short stories, a collection of essays on wr
Padgett Powell is an American novelist in the Southern literary tradition. His debut novel, Edisto (1984), was nominated for the American Book Awar
Lucy Ellmann is an American-born British novelist based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Anne Fadiman is an American essayist and reporter. Her interests include literary journalism, essays, memoir, and autobiography. She has received t
James Scudamore (born 19 May 1976) is a British author.
Scudamore's first novel The Amnesia Clinic won the 2007 Somerset Maugham Award and wa
Helen DeWitt (born 1957 in Takoma Park, Maryland) is an American novelist. She is the author of the novels The Last Samurai (2000) and Lightning Ro
Arthur Phillips (born April 23, 1969) is an American novelist. His books include Prague (2002), The Egyptologist (2004), Angelica (2007), The Song