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Chinua Achebe

(1930 - 2013)

Adam of Usk

(c. 1352 - c. 1430)

Black and white photograph of historian and man of letters Henry Adams.

Henry Adams

(1838 - 1918)

Painted portrait of second President of the United States John Adams.

John Adams

(1735 - 1826)

Inji Aflatun

(1924 - 1989)

Claude Ake

(1939 - 1996)

Al-Farabi

(c. 878 - c. 959)

Ali al-Sistani

Photo of stone Aristotle statue face

Aristotle

(384 BC - 322 BC)

Harry Atwood

(1870 - 1930)

W.H. Auden

(1907 - 1973)

Mouheb Ben Garoui

German poet and playwright Bertolt Brecht.

Bertolt Brecht

(1898 - 1956)

Cameo portrait of Charles Brockden Brown

Charles Brockden Brown

(1771 - 1810)

Photograph of Andrew Carnegie

Andrew Carnegie

(1835 - 1919)

English critic and author G. K. Chesterton.

G.K. Chesterton

(1874 - 1936)

French poet and author Christine de Pisan.

Christine de Pisan

(1364 - c. 1430)

Germaine de Staël

(1766 - 1817)

Black and white photograph of Emily Dickinson sitting next to a desk.

Emily Dickinson

(1830 - 1886)

Greek historian and teacher of rhetoric Dionysius of Halicarnassus.

Dionysius of Halicarnassus

(c. 60 BC - c. 7 BC)

Photograph of African American abolitionist and U.S. diplomat Frederick Douglass.

Frederick Douglass

(c. 1818 - 1895)

American sociologist and reformer W. E. B. Du Bois.

W.E.B. Du Bois

(1868 - 1963)

Statue of the Persian poet Ferdowsi.

Ferdowsi

(c. 935 - c. 1020)

Thomas Frank