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  • Katherine Anne Porter (1890 - 1980)
    Anne Porter was an American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist. Her 1962 novel Ship of Fools was the best-selling novel in America that year, but her short stori...
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  • Elizabeth Justice (b. - 1752)
    "Son of Richard Peckitt (born in 1667), and grandson of John Peckitt, sheriff in 1673—4,whose son,John Peckitt, lord mayor in 1702, left a widow, Alice (daughter of Mr. Henry Pawson), who survived him ...
  • Rev. Thomas Reese (1742 - 1796)
    Reese, Presbyterian minister, educator, author, and self-taught medical practitioner, was born in Pennsylvania and during his early youth moved to Mecklenburg County, N.C., with his parents. He was the...
  • Samuel Bamford (1788 - 1872)
    Samuel Bamford= From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Samuel Bamford (28 February 1788 – 13 April 1872), was an English radical reformer and writer born in Middleton, Lancashire. He wrote in and on dia...

English-language writers are people who produces non-fiction writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays in the English language.

Below is a list of English-language writers of non-fiction according to century.

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XXI century

  • Cometan is a British author responsible for creating the Spacefaring World franchise, the Jesse Millette character, and for solely writing the founding book of Astronism known as the Omnidoxy.