Writers and poets
Out of the Archives: Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters at The Morgan Library & Museum - Library as Incubator Project
Beatrix Potter with Her Pet Mouse Xarifa, 1885. Cotsen Children’s Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. Princeton University Library Photography: Princeton University Library
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James A. Michener was an American author of more than 40 titles, the majority of which were sweeping sagas, covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating historical facts into the stories. Michener was known for the meticulous research behind his work.
Isabel Allende, writer, Arlington, VA, 1980
Isabel Allende : Un famoso escritor chileno sus novelas a menudo se basan en su experiencia personal y rinden homenaje a la vida de las mujeres. Las novelas de Allende a menudo se basan en su experiencia personal y rinden homenaje a la vida de las mujeres , mientras tejiendo juntos los elementos del mito y el realismo . Ha dictado conferencias y realizado giras por muchas universidades americanas para enseñar literatura
Dylan Thomas. Famous Welsh poet and writer. He caught the attention of the literary world in 1934 with 'Light breaks where no sun shines'. Some of his great works 'And death shall have no dominion' and 'Do not go gentle into that good night'. In 1953 he became gravely ill and sadly died at the young age of 39 in New York.
Margaret Atwood, the Prophet of Dystopia
Her fiction has imagined societies riddled with misogyny, oppression, and environmental havoc. These visions now feel all too real. “Why do I do such a painful task?” she said. “For the same reason I give blood. We must all do our part, because if nobody contributes to this worthy enterprise then there won’t be any, just when it’s most needed.”..