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    Odd Bang-Hansen (1908 - 1984)
    Bang-Hansen, Odd , cand. philol., p.adr. Storengvn. 14, Jar, f. 9. april 1908, sønn av sokneprest Lauritz Bang-Hansen og Astri Halvorsen. Art. 1926. Spr.-hist. embetseks. 1934, bifag: tysk, geografi, h...
  • Donald Barthelme, Jr. (1931 - 1989)
    Donald Barthelme, author of short fiction and novels, was born on April 7, 1931, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Helen (Bechtold) and Donald Barthelme, Sr., a professor at the University of H...
    Giannina Braschi
    Giannina Braschi (born February 5, 1953) is a Puerto Rican poet, novelist, dramatist, and scholar. Her notable works include Empire of Dreams (1988), Yo-Yo Boing! (1998) and United States of Banana (...
  • Don DeLillo
    Biography Donald Richard DeLillo (born November 20, 1936) is an American novelist, short story writer, playwright, screenwriter and essayist. His works have covered subjects as diverse as television...
  • Kathy Acker (1947 - 1997)
    The New York Times once called her books "a rock 'n' roll version of the Critique of Pure Reason by the Marquis de Sade as performed by the Three Stooges". Biographical note NYU Special Collections S...


This is a universal project for profiles of Novelists on GENi

A novelist is a person who writes novels

A novel is a book length narrative, normally in prose, which describes fictional characters and events, usually in the form of a sequential story.

Fictionality is most commonly cited as distinguishing novels from historiography.

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