Contemporary Authors

  • Volume 359
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  • ISBN-10: 1573024066
  • ISBN-13: 9781573024068
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2015, 2015
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Find biographical information on more than 149,000 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. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription).

Features and Benefits

  • CONTEMPORARY AUTHORS series (See Table of Contents for listing.)
  • The series also includes 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.
  • Softcover cumulative index published twice per year (included in subscription) contains references to all entries in the series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.

What's New

  • Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, adaptations, biographical and critical sources, and informative essays about authors' lives and works.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1573023906 | ISBN-13: 9781573023900

Table of Contents

Preface.
CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in This Volume.
Acknowledgments.
Author Listings.
Aiden, Erez 1980-.
Alexandra, Belinda.
Appleman, Jake.
Arnold, Caroline L.
Artson, Bradley Shavit 1959-.
Austin, Allan W. 1968-.
Bahadur, Gaiutra 1975-.
Bailey, Jason 1975-.
Bair, Julene 1949-.
Baraton, Alain 1957-.
Baszile, Natalie.
Beasley, David 1958-.
Berman, Jonathan E.
Bilton, Nick.
Blasim, Hassan 1973-.
Blevins, Brooks 1969-.
Bodroghkozy, Aniko.
Borchard, Gregory A. 1969-.
Boutros, Victor.
Bove, Richard X. 1941-.
boyd, danah 1977-.
Brekke, Jorgen 1968-.
Butler, Nickolas.
Cahn, Lu Ann 1956(?)-.
Cambias, James L.
Carr, Robert S. 1947-.
Caspi, Tamar.
Chasse, Betsy.
Chateauvert, Melinda 1958-.
Clifford, James 1945-.
Conroy, James B.
Cowherd, Colin 1964-.
Cox, Trevor J.
Crawford, Arlo.
Crist, Charlie 1956-.
Crompton, Laurie Boyle.
Cronin, Eileen 1960-.
Daniel, Drew 1971-.
Danois, Ericka Blount.
Davis, Wes 1965-.
Detweiler, Craig 1964-.
Dinets, Vladimir.
Dixon, John 1969-.
Downes, Larry 1959-.
Drago, Dorothy A. 1946-.
Drndic, Dasa 1946-.
DuBois, Joshua 1982-.
Duchesne, Ricardo.
Dudley, Leonard 1943-.
Ebest, Sally Barr 1950-.
Ebrey, Patricia Buckley 1947-.
Eckel, Sara.
Eichar, Donnie.
Elizaga, Karen.
Ellison, Keith 1963-.
Englander, Elizabeth Kandel.
Epley, Nicholas.
Erickson, Karla A. 1973-.
Faubion, John.
Feeser, Andrea.
Feldman, Joshua Max.
Fishman, Seth.
Flescher, Andrew Michael 1969-.
Fong, Kevin 1971-.
Foreman, Judy.
Forsyth, Mark 1977-.
Frangello, Gina 1968-.
Frazzetto, Giovanni 1977-.
Friel, Howard 1955-.
Funk, McKenzie.
Gifford, Elisabeth.
Gilbreath, Edward 1969-.
Glasscock, Michael E., III 1933-.
Graziosi, Barbara.
Hall, Randal L. 1971-.
Hart, Dennis 1953-.
Heuler, Karen 1949-.
Hiraide, Takashi 1950-.
Holland, Patrick 1976-.
Holsinger, Bruce W.
Howard, Timothy.
Huzzey, Richard 1982-.
Jefferson, Marci.
Jones, Wendy 1967-.
Kahrl, Andrew W. 1978-.
Kang, Lydia.
Kaplan Lorber, Deeny.
Kenworthy, Lane.
Keys, Barbara J.
Klein, Christopher 1972-.
Koester, Nancy 1954-.
Kupersmith, Violet 1989-.
Lang, James M. 1969-.
Larrimore, Mark 1966-.
Lautner, Robert 1970-.
Leuthardt, Eric C. 1973-.
Levin, Edmund.
Lifshin, Lyn 1944-.
Lloyd, Nick 1980-.
Lucht, Tracy 1975-.
Lust, Ulli 1967-.
Lydersen, Kari 1975-.
Maas, Jane 1932-.
MacDonnell, Julia.
Maclean, Ian 1945-.
Malla, Pasha 1978-.
Martin, Felix 1974-.
McCabe, Erin Lindsay.
McKenzie, Kirsten 1970-.
Mckiernan-Gonzalez, John.
Meck, Su 1965-.
Michel, Jean-Baptiste.
Mir, Shabana.
Mounk, Yascha 1982-.
Myers, Alex.
Nolan-Brown, Patricia.
Nors, Dorthe 1970-.
O'Connor, Scott.
Offit, Mike.
Oldfield, Molly.
O'Shea, Samara 1979-.
Owen, Amanda.
Papke, Edgar.
Parker, Emily 1977-.
Pas, Heinrich 1971-.
Passman, Don.
Pataki, Allison 1984-.
Peng, Robert 1964-.
Pentland, Alex 1951-.
Peters, Erica J. 1969-.
Poissant, David James.
Popkin, Nathaniel.
Price, Daniel 1970-.
Race, Kristen.
Rashidian, Nushin.
Retzlaff, Mandy 1955-.
Rieger, Susan 1946-.
Ringer, Jenifer 1974(?)-.
Riskin, Dan 1975-.
Rizzo, John 1947-.
Roman, Meredith L.
Romanovsky, Ilyana 1982-.
Rooney, Francis 1953-.
Rose, Dina.
Rowlands, Penelope 1951-.
Schrad, Mark Lawrence 1974-.
Sedlak, David L. 1964-.
Seligmann, Matthew S. 1967-.
Shillinglaw, Susan 1951-.
Shoemaker, Karen Gettert 1957-.
Shotwell, Vivien.
Slingerland, Edward G. 1968-.
Sobieraj, Sarah.
Stilling, Jessica.
Stone, Brad.
Sundaram, Anjan.
Szaky, Tom 1982-.
Tashiro, Ty.
Theall, Michelle 1966-.
Tidd, Catherine.
Tomasula, Steve.
Trent, J. Dana.
Williams, Kayla 1976-.
Woollett, Laura Elizabeth 1989-.
Wylde, Joanna.
Yastrow, Steve 1959-.
Zierman, Addie.
Zuckerman, Gregory.