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Contemporary Authors

  • Volume 404
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  • ISBN-10: 1410322807
  • ISBN-13: 9781410322807
  • DDC: 920
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
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  • Previous Editions: 2018, 2017, 2017
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Available October 2017
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Overview

Find biographical information on more than 159,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, biographical and critical sources, authors’ comments, and informative essays about their lives and work.

Features and Benefits

  • Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, adaptations, biographical and critical sources, and informative essays about authors’ lives and works.
  • The series also includes a select number of autobiographical essays, about 10,000 words in length, written by the authors themselves and accompanied by a selection of unique family photos.
  • The Gale Literary Index, which can be accessed online at http://www.cengage.com/, contains references to all entries in the series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.

What's New

  • All entries in this volume are new (see Table of Contents for listing.)

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Table of Contents

Abrams, Sil Lai.
Adams, Guy.
Allen, Holly.
Allio, Kirstin.
Ammerman, Dean.
Anderson, Peter.
Antabanez, Wheeler.
Arisugawa, Alice.
Arrieta, Marie-Claire.
Atir, Yiftach Reicher.
Austin, Victor Lee.
Babul, Denna D.
Bailey, Amy Kate.
Bakke, Gretchen.
Ballard, Chris.
Barnett, Robin.
Barrett, Brian Dudley.
Beetner, Eric.
Benaron, Naomi.
Bergen, Margaux.
Berg, Janet Lee.
Berrey, Stephen A.
Berrigan, Anselm.
Bertin, Kris.
Block, Timothy A.
Boilen, Bob.
Borba, Michele.
Bouchet, Amanda.
Browning, Robert M. Jr.
Buchanan, Morgan Grant.
Bullough, Tom.
Burkholder, Andy.
Burkinshaw, Kathleen.
Byrne, Julie.
Cain, Herman.
Cambridge, Vibert C.
Campisi, Elizabeth.
Chick, Sean Michael.
Choi, Ann Y.K.
Choi, Don Mee.
Christian, Claudia.
Chung, Michaela.
Cleeton, Chanel.
Clifford, Joe.
Cogman, Genevieve.
Cohen, Julie.
Connell, Brendan.
Coomer, Sarah Hays.
Cooper, Derek.
Coster, Patience.
Cox, Paul.
Croll, Jennifer.
Dan, A.
Dawson, Shane.
Dearborn, Kristin.
Dellosso, Mike.
DeSavia, Tom.
DeWees, Shelley.
Dietert, Rodney.
Doe, John.
Donohoe, Kathleen.
Douglas, Kate.
Dreyer, June Teufel.
Dupont, Eric.
Eckel, Wendy Sand.
Edeson, Robert.
Egan, Catherine.
Ekberg, Carl J.
El Rashidi, Yasmine.
Evens, Brecht.
Fior, Manuele.
Forkner, Tina Ann.
Fotheringham, William.
Fox, Susan.
Freeman, Hadley.
French, Kelley.
Frisch, Benjamin.
Garnier, Pascal.
Gentill, Sulari.
Gilbert, Jess Carr.
Gray, Lucinda.
Griffin, Casey.
Grobman, Svetlana.
Gusterson, Hugh.
Guzman, Will.
Hanley, Catherine.
Hastie, F. Bowman III.
Heald, Paul J.
Herpe, Noel.
Herrin, Jessica DiLullo.
Hertneky, Paul.
Hodge, Chinaka.
Holliday, Peter J.
Howard, Kat.
Hrabe, Lex.
Jakab, Spencer.
James, Jenetta.
Jean, Emiko.
Jenner, Greg.
Joseph, Janine.
Kanakia, Rahul.
Kellough, Janet.
Kelly, William R.
Kent, Winona.
Knipper, Stephanie.
Kohler, Hannah.
Kraus, Jim.
Kuhn, Sarah.
Kundalkar, Sachin.
Kytle, Ethan J.
Lam, Laura.
Lancaster, Mike A.
Lang, Arne K.
Lebeau, Guillaume.
Lents, Nathan H.
Leventhal, John Michael.
Levine, David D.
Liederbach, Nate.
Liksom, Rosa.
Lindbergh, Ben.
Liu, Jing.
Ludwig, Avram Noble.
Luise, Karin.
Lyle, D. P.
MacArthur, Robin.
MacNaughton, Laurence.
Manning, Shari Y.
Marek, Christian.
Markides, Constantine.
Martinetti, Anne.
Matheson, Andrew.
Mattingly, Doreen.
Mauger, Lena.
McAuliffe, Kathleen.
McCaw, Robert B.
McGee, Katharine.
McLaughlin, Danielle.
Miles, Rachael.
Miller, Louise.
Miller, Sam.
Mitchell-Yellin, Benjamin.
Miura, Kentaro.
Moore, Jennifer.
Moore, Ronald D.
Moran, Christopher.
Najera, Jennifer R.
Nao, Vi Khi.
Nicholson, Jeff.
O''Harrow, Robert Jr.
Palecek, Willow.
Parkinson, Robert G.
Penaflor, Lygia Day.
Petersheim, Jolina.
Peterson, Tanya J.
Plasketes, George.
Pollack, Deborah C.
Power, Ali.
Price, Adam O''Fallon.
Quertermous, Bryon.
Raassi, Tala.
Raphael, Kate Jessica.
Rappold, Thomasine.
Reilly, Meg Little.
Reynolds, Mary.
Ries, Charles P.
Roberts, Terry.
Rosal, Patrick.
Rose, Chanelle Nyree.
Ruggle, Katie.
Saadia, Manu.
Saccomanno, Guillermo.
Schroeder, Shannyn.
Segal, Philip.
Simon, Andi.
Singh, Avtar.
Smiles, Preston.
Stalcup, Erin.
Stambach, Scott.
Stuart, Amy.
Szabla, Anne.
Taite, Carsen.
Tolnay, Stewart Emory.
Torne, Gonzalo.
Trentham, Laura.
Trogen, Brit.
Trogen, Kari.
Trubek, Anne.
Tuck, James R.
Turner, John A.
Uriarte, Maximilian.
Victorine, Jacob.
Vine, Richard.
Voorhies, Thomas.
Wappler, Margaret.
Warrington, Keith.
West, Catherine J.
Wurster, Charles F.
Wyatt, Tara.
Yelin, Barbara.
Yochelson, John N.
Yoss.
Zacchino, Narda.
Zafiro, Frank.
Zambra, Alejandro.
Zhang, Xiaoming.