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  • E. Glenadine Gibb (1919 - 1984)
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ E. Glenadine Gibb, teacher and author in mathematics education, was born in Biggsville, I...
  • Richard Willis Heard III (1939 - 2022)
    Dr. Richard Willis Heard III passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, with friends and family by his side. Richard Willis Heard III was born in Savannah, Georgia on February 14,...
  • 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 ...

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.