A writer is a person who produces literature or nonfiction, such as novels, short stories, plays, screenplays, poetry, essays, articles, or other literary art. Skilled writers are able to use language to portray ideas and images.
Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul
V.S. Naipaul has been awarded a number of literary prizes, among them the Booker Prize and the T.S. Eliot Award...
Born in: Chaguanas > Trinidad and Tobago
Gunter Wilhelm Grass
Gunter Grass is considered one of the foremost literary figures of postwar Germany. His strong commitment to political ideals is manifested in satiric, Rabelaisian novels and plays...
Born in: Gdansk > Poland
Frederic Ogden Nash
Frederic Ogden Nash was an American poet best known for writing pithy and funny light verse...
Born in: New York > USA
Fighting for Secularism
Born in: Barabanki > India
Deputy Nazeer Ahmad Dehlvi
Known as the pioneer of Urdu novels...
Born in: Bijnore > India
He is considered one of the most influential writers of the 20th century...
Born in: New Albany > USA
Juan Ramon Jimenez
Juan Ramon Jimenez was a Spanish poet...
Born in: Moguer, Andalusia > Spain
An East German playwright, dramatized the Marxist themes of greed and corruption in capitalist society...
Born in: Augsburg > Germany
John Michael Crichton, was an American author, film producer, film director, medical doctor, and television producer best known for his science fiction and techno-thriller novels...
Born in: Chicago > USA
Kazuo Ishiguro is a Japan-born British novelist...
Born in: Nagasaki > Japan