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J. G. Ballard

J.G. Ballard was a novelist more »

J. M. Coetzee

John Maxwell "J. M." Coetzee is a South African novelist, essayist, linguist, translator and... more »

J.C. Bloem

Jakobus Cornelis Bloem was a Dutch poet and essayist. Between 1921 and 1958 he published... more »

Jack Hirschman

Jack Hirschman is an American poet and social activist who has written more than 50 volumes of... more »

Jack London

John Griffith "Jack" London was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a... more »

Jack Matthews

Jack Matthews was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright and former... more »

Jaime Semprun

Jaime Semprún is the son of Jorge Semprún. more »

James Alan McPherson

James Alan McPherson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American short story writer and essayist. He... more »

James Baldwin

James Arthur Baldwin was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic... more »

James Ellroy

Lee Earle "James" Ellroy is an American crime fiction writer and essayist. Ellroy has become... more »

James Gleick

James Gleick is an American author, historian of science, and sometime Internet pioneer whose... more »

James Kelman

James Kelman is an influential writer of novels, short stories, plays, and political essays. His... more »

James Wood

James Douglas Graham Wood is an English literary critic, essayist and novelist. As of 2014, he... more »

Janet Frame

Nene Janet Paterson Clutha ONZ CBE better known by her pen name of Janet Frame, was a New... more »

Janet Wu

Janet Wu is a television reporter in the Boston area. She is a general assignment reporter and... more »

Jay Wright

Jay Wright is an African-American poet, playwright, and essayist. Born in Albuquerque, New... more »


Jayakanthan is a Tamil writer, essayist, journalist, pamphleteer, filmmaker and critic. more »

Jean Genet

Jean Genet was a prominent and controversial French novelist, playwright, poet, essayist, and... more »

Jean Giraudoux

Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux was a French novelist, essayist, diplomat and playwright. He is... more »

Jean Rhys

Jean Rhys, CBE, born Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams, was a mid-20th-century novelist from... more »

Jean Valentine

Jean Valentine is an American poet and was the New York State Poet Laureate from 2008–2010. Her... more »

Jean-Jacques Gautier

Jean-Jacques Gautier was French theatre critic, novelist and essayist. A Norman via his father... more »

Jeff Gottesfeld

Jeff Gottesfeld is an American novelist, playwright, and screen and television writer. more »

Jeffrey F. L. Partridge

Jeffrey F. L. Partridge is an American writer and essayist, winner of the 2007 American Book... more »

Jeffrey Ford

Jeffrey Ford is an American writer in the fantastic genre tradition, although his works have... more »

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