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  • Academia Brasileira de Letras - ABL

    Academia Brasileira de Letras (ABL) Brazilian Academy of Letters) is a Brazilian literary non-profit society established at the end of the 19th century by a group of 40 writers and poets inspired by the Académie Française. The first president, Machado de Assis, declared its foundation on December 15, 1896, with the by-laws being passed on January 28, 1897. On July 20 of the same y...

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  • Authors

    An author is broadly defined as "the person who originated or gave existence to anything" and whose authorship determines responsibility for what was created. Narrowly defined, an author is the originator of any written work and can also be described as a writer.

  • The Occult

    The occult (from the Latin word occultus "clandestine, hidden, secret") is "knowledge of the hidden". In common English usage, occult refers to "knowledge of the paranormal", as opposed to "knowledge of the measurable", usually referred to as science. The term is sometimes taken to mean knowledge that "is meant only for certain people" or that "must be kept hidden", but for most practicing occu...

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  • Eesti kirjanikud ja luuletajad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntud Eesti kirjanikke, tõlkijaid ja luuletajaid (sealhulgas ka laulusõnade autoreid) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Abivahendid isikute (avalikud, Genis) otsimisel:

  • Journalists, Columnists and Reporters

    Journalists, Columnists and Reporters A journalist collects, writes, and distributes news and other information. A journalist's work is referred to as journalism . A reporter is a type of journalist who researches, writes, and reports information to present in sources, conduct interviews, engage in research, and make reports. The term journalist may include various types of editors, edito...

  • Lyricists

    Lyricists ... embracing Hymnologists, Librettists, Songwriters and Singer Songwriters Lyricists and songwriters write the words to an original piece of music and collaborate with composers and music artists to produce the final songs. A Hymnologist" is the writer or composer of hymn lyrics A lyricist is a musician who specialises in writing lyrics. A lyricist who also composes the mus...

  • Poets

    A poet's work can be literal, meaning that his work is derived from a specific event, or metaphorical, meaning that his work can take on many meanings and forms. Poets have existed since antiquity, in nearly all languages, and have produced works that vary greatly in different cultures and time periods. Throughout each civilization and language, poets have used various styles that have changed ...

  • British Writers: T - Z

    British Writers: T - Z This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • Playwrights

    Playwrights A playwright , also known as a dramatist , is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama. These works may be written specifically to be performed by actors, or they may be closet dramas - simple literary works - written using dramatic forms, but not meant for performance. The earliest playwrights in Western literature with surviving works are the Ancient Greeks. These ea...

  • British Writers: D - G

    British Writers: D - G This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • County Dublin - Famous people

    County Dublin - Famous people Dublin, as the capital city of Ireland and the largest city in Ireland, has produced many noted artists, entertainers, politicians and businesspeople. In the project photograph ' John Field, composer Please add GENi profiles of people from County Dublin (not just Dublin City ) to this project. Additionally, please add information about people of renown connec...

  • the PULITZER prizes ✒ since 1917

    under construction ! the Pulitzer Prize: honoring Excellence in journalism and the arts since 1917 Pulitzer Prize Boards 2011-2012 see website 2010-2011 see website 2009-2010 see website Winners and Finalists 2011 Journalism Letters, Drama and Music no special citations Past Winners & Finalists Journalism Beat Reporting 1991-2006 Breaking News Photography 200...

  • Novelists

    Novelists 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. References and Sources List of Novelists ...

  • Nobel Prize in Literature

    Nobel Prize in Literature On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel's will one part was dedicated to 'the person who shall have produced in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction'. Introduction Since 1901, the Nobel Prize for L...

  • Nazi Germany

    ABOUT PROJECT Nazi Germany is the name of Germany as it was under Hitler's rule. This project is basically a pool of all the known people who were members of the Third Reich associated by marriage or work (not necessarily politicians or military, but also people who may have been employed as secretaries or servants). This is not a memorial project to glamorize a horrific era, but a project ab...

  • British Writers: A - C

    British Writers: A - C This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • Banned Authors

    “The important task of literature is to free man, not to censor him.” — Anaïs Nin Throughout world history, the majority of public, educational, and religious institutions have censored certain books for political, religious, or cultural reasons. This project serves as a place to gather together the writers -- cherished, reviled, or anywhere in-between -- who h...

  • Memoirists

    Please add your memory making ancestors to this project. Writing a life story is "the invention of me" - and an unreliable source for genealogists. "A memoir," says Gore Vidal, "is how one remembers one's own life, while an autobiography is history, requiring research, dates, facts double-checked. In a memoir it isn't the end of the world if your memory tricks you and your dates are off b...

  • Autobiographers

    Autobiographers An autobiographer is someone who writes their own biography or story of their own life. An autobiography is a literary work about the writer's own life. An autobiography is usually based entirely on the writer's memory, perhaps supported by kept diaries. Memoirs are closely associated with an autobiography, it sometimes being difficult to precisely distinguish between them...

  • Hrvatski književnici/Croatian writers

    A Bartol Alvernski Ivan Ambrozović Ivan Nepomuk Ambrozović Stanko Andrić Ignacije Aquilini B Toma Babić Hugo Badalić Xenia Bakran-Sunić Ivo Balentović Zvonimir Balog Mate Balota Stjepan Banović Miloš Bandić Zvonimir Bartolić Nikola Batušić Branko Bavč...

  • Escritores y Poetas Latinoamericanos

    Writers, poets, storytellers, Latin American novelists Proyecto ,creado por Jaime Ross(c), 13/05/2012 ARGENTINA Adolfo Dickman (1882-1938) Adolfo Bioy Casares, Premio Cervantes de Literatura 1990 (1914-1999) Adolfo Saldías (1849-1914) Agustina Andrade (1858-1891) Alejandro Korn (1860-1936) Alfonsina Storni (1892-1938) Alicia Jurado (1922-2011)

  • Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura

    Projeto que reúne os ganhadores do Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura , o mais importante prêmio literário do Brasil. Lançado em 1959, foi idealizado por Edgard Cavalheiro quando presidia a Câmara Brasileira do Livro. Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura Categoria Romance 1959: Jorge Amado (1912-2001) 1960: Marques Rebelo (1907-1973) (*) 1961: Maria ...

  • Irish Writers

    Irish Writers For a comparatively small island, Ireland has made a disproportionately large contribution to world literature The earliest recorded Irish writing dates from the seventh century and was produced by monks writing in both Latin and Early Irish. The English language was introduced to Ireland in the thirteenth century, following the Norman Conquest of Ireland. The Irish language, ...

  • The Simpsons

    D'oh! This overview still has to be written... This project is for the cast and crew. If we want to include people who guest-starred only once or as themselves, let's please make a sub-project. 25 years = a ton of profiles.

  • Dark Art

    Dark art can be described as bizarre, bloody, creepy, demonic, disgusting, disturbing, evil, frightening, ghastly, ghoulish, gloomy, gorey, gothic, grotesque, gruesome, horrific, macabre, menacing, monstrous, nasty, nightmarish, obscene, scary, spooky, strange, surreal, terrifying, tragic, vampiric, vicious, violent, weird, and witchy. Actors Helena Bonham Carter Lon Chaney 1883–...

  • Prêmio Camões de Literatura

    O Prêmio Camões, instituído pelos governos do Brasil e de Portugal em 1988, é atribuído aos autores que tenham contribuído para o enriquecimento do património literário e cultural da língua portuguesa. É considerado o mais importante prêmio literário a um autor de língua portuguesa pelo conjunto da sua ob...

  • The Inklings

    The Inklings From Wikipedia: The Inklings was an informal literary discussion group associated with the University of Oxford, England, for nearly two decades between the early 1930s and late 1949.[1] The Inklings were literary enthusiasts who praised the value of narrative in fiction, and encouraged the writing of fantasy. Although Christian values were notably present in several members'...