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  • William Gilmore Simms (1806 - 1870)
    William Gilmore Simms (April 17, 1806 – June 11, 1870) was a poet, novelist and historian from the American South. His writings achieved great prominence during the 19th century, with Edgar Al...
  • Robert Boggs Creamer
    Robert Creamer (born in 1948) is a community organizer and author, and the husband of Illinois Congressional Representative Jan Schakowsky. His firm, Democracy Partners, works with issue campaigns. I...
  • Rt. Hon. Joe Clark, PC, CC, AOE, 16th Prime Minister of Canada
    Notes Affiliation politique : conservateur Il est le 16e premier ministre du Canada du 4 juin 1979 au 2 mars 1980. Directeur honoraire de l’organisation philanthropique Canada Sans Pauvr...
  • Kevin Tillman
    Kevin Tillman (born January 24, 1978 in San Jose, California) is an American anti–Iraq War activist, a former U.S. Army soldier and former Minor League Baseball second baseman. In 2002, Tillma...
  • Louis C.K.
    . Louis Székely (born September 12, 1967), known professionally as Louis C.K., is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, director, and editor.[6] He is the creator, star, writer, direc...


Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001)

A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith.

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