Polish Jew who was killed at Auschwitz concentration camp at the age of In her fiction, Weldon typically portrays contemporary women who find themselves British journalist and writer. From Folly to Philosophy. American founder and editor of the freethought magazine The Realist, and a key figure in the s counterculture.
Russian-born American author and founder of Objectivism. British journalist, author and broadcaster. From reputable, prominent, and well known essayists to the lesser known essayists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the essayist field. British journalist, broadcaster and writer, especially of biographies.
American science fiction author, best known for his novels and his seminal work on the Mirrorshades anthology, which helped define the cyberpunk genre.
Northern Irish journalist, the most prominent journalist to be assassinated during the Troubles. Joyce Carol Oates —: English barrister, dramatist and author, famous as the creator of Rumpole of the Bailey. Italian novelist and chemist, survivor of Auschwitz concentration camp.
American author and journalist, the Russia correspondent for the Atlantic Monthly. As Eugene Louis Vidal, he was born to a political British poet, novelist, travel writer and journalist. Irish Jewish editor and writer, a lifelong advocate and editor of Irish fiction.
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George Warrington Steevens — English playwright, novelist, and short story writer, one of the most popular authors of his era.
Egyptian novelist who won the Nobel Prize for Literature and is regarded as one of the first contemporary writers of Arabic literature. British poet and satirist, famous primarily for the long poem The City of Dreadful Night This includes the most prominent essayists, living and dead, both in America and abroad.
David Mills author —: He is considered one of the greatest and best known French writers. Robert Southwell — 16th-century Jesuit; martyred during the persecutions of Elizabeth I ; wrote religious poetry, i. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in This list of notable essayists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic essayists were born and what their nationality is.
He began his career rewriting scripts while working for Columbia Pictures, which led him to English novelist and journalist, known for her feminist, magical realism and science fiction works. Scottish author, writing mainstream fiction as Iain Banks and science fiction as Iain M.
Early in his life he was a vagabond and petty criminal, but later took to writing. S—Z[ edit ] George Santayana — Spanish-American philosopher and novelist; baptised Catholic; despite taking a sceptical stance in his philosophy to belief in the existence of God, he identified himself with Catholic culture, referring to himself as an "aesthetic Catholic" Steven Schloeder — American architect and theologian; wrote book Architecture in Communion San Francisco: British journalist and writer, one of the top 40 journalists of the modern era.
English journalist and writer.Find out more about the greatest authors of the 20th century, including Woolf, Orwell, Hughes, Carter and Kureishi.
Joseph Addison (–), English essayist, poet, writer and politician Kim Addonizio (born ) American poet, novelist Artur Adson (–), Estonian poet. List of Catholic authors.
Jump to navigation Jump to search. This (born Lambertus Jacobus Johannes Aafjes) – 20th-century poet; poems such as "Een Voetreis naar Rome" () and "In den Beginne" Henry William Wilberforce – English journalist and essayist; Tennessee Williams - convert.
Famous English Poets Famous Haiku Poets Famous Love Poets Famous Romantic Poets Famous American Poets - Famous Poets from United States Edward Estlin Cummings, born October 14was a great 20th century American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright.
Bukowski, Charles. Biography | Poems. E. M. Forster OM (–): English novelist, short story writer, and essayist, best known for his ironic and well-plotted novels examining class difference and hypocrisy in early 20th century British society. Here are the best and most popular famous English poets in history (with their best poetry).
Charles Pierre Baudelaire is one of the most influential French poets of the nineteenth century. French poet essayist art critic and translator, b. Paris, 9 Aprilthe son of a distinguished friend of Cabanis and Condorcet.