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  • Marquis de Sade (1740 - 1814)
    Donatien Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade (2 June 1740 – 2 December 1814) (French pronunciation: [maʁki də sad] Audio) was a French aristocrat, revolutionary, politician and writer famous for his lib...
  • Robert Creeley (1926 - 2005)
    Robert Creeley BIRTH 21 May 1926 Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA DEATH 30 Mar 2005 (aged 78) Odessa, Ector County, Texas, USA BURIAL Mount Auburn Cemetery Cambridge, Middlesex County, ...
  • Acharya S (1961 - 2015)
    Dorothy Milne Murdock (1961 – December 25, 2015), better known by her pen names Acharya S and D. M. Murdock, was an American writer who supported the Christ myth theory, the theory according to which...
  • Ennius (-239 - -169)
    Quintus Ennius (/ˈkwɪntəs ˈɛniəs/; c. 239 – c. 169 BC) was a writer and poet who lived during the Roman Republic. He is often considered the father of Roman poetry. He was born in Rudiae, formerly a ...
  • Francisco Suárez (1548 - 1617)
    árez Francisco Suárez (5 January 1548 – 25 September 1617) was a Spanish Jesuit priest, philosopher and theologian, one of the leading figures of the School of Salamanca movement, and generally regar...


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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