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Herbert Gans

Black and white photograph of Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez.

Gabriel García Márquez

(1928 - 2014)

Welsh clergyman and historian Gerald of Wales.

Gerald of Wales

(c. 1146 - c. 1223)

Amitav Ghosh

Martin Heidegger

(1889 - 1976)

Photograph of African-American poet and writer Langston Hughes.

Langston Hughes

(1902 - 1967)

Abu Abdullah Muhammad ibn Saʿd

(784 - 845)

Henrik Ibsen

(1828 - 1906)

American abolitionist and author Harriet Jacobs.

Harriet Jacobs

(1813 - 1897)

Phoebe Judson

(1831 - 1926)

Yasunari Kawabata

(1899 - 1972)

Marie Kondo

Lewis Lapham at his desk

Lewis H. Lapham

Black and white photograph of English poet and librarian Philip Larkin.

Philip Larkin

(1922 - 1985)

John le Carré

Black and white photograph of Italian writer and chemist Primo Levi.

Primo Levi

(1919 - 1987)

Sinclair Lewis

(1885 - 1951)

Liezi

(c. 450 BC - c. 375 BC)

Black and white photograph of Mencken looking over his shoulder at the camera

H.L. Mencken

(1880 - 1956)

Cheryl Mendelson

Ben Metcalf

American writer Toni Morrison.

Toni Morrison

Alice Munro

V.S. Naipaul

(1932 - 2018)