American Writers

Most influential writers

Most influential writers

The world of the writer has always been one of great inequalities: for every hundred slaving waiters who write furtively by night, there’s a…

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Contemporary American writers

Contemporary American writers

The hottest literary topic on the ‘Net right now is reaction to Anis Shivani’s article in The Huffington Post, “The 15 Most Overrated Contemporary…

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Black Male writers

Black Male writers

By Kevin Reeves author of s.m.i.l.e. Young writers need models. Early in my apprenticeship my predecessors fed me greatly. Still, I was also…

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Author Song

Author Song

Russian bard Novella Matveyeva The term bard (Russian: бард bard) came to be used in the Soviet Union in the early 1960s, and continues to…

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American History writers

American History writers

Colonel Henry Inman (1837-1899) - Well known both as an officer in the United States army and an author dealing with subjects of the Western…

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Famous African American female writers

Famous African American female writers

While there is no dearth of scholarship on the work of contemporary African American women writers, Nunes emphasizes intertextuality, making…

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Best American writers of the 20th century

Best American writers of the 20th century

His first critical and commercial success came in 1935 with the publication of Tortilla Flat, a comedic adventure story about a motley crew of…

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