Poet, novelist Karl Adolf Gellerup (1917), Novelist Thomas Mann (1929), Poet Saint-John Perse (1960)
Thomas Hardy, Dorothy West, Barbara Pym, Elizabeth Jolley, Maurice Shadbolt, Christy Brown, Carol Shields, Margaret Drabble, Charles Dickinson, Jim Knipfel
Poets: Alexander Pushkin, Walt Whitman, John Masefield, Allen Ginsberg Playwrights: Pierre Corneille, Federico Garcia Lorca, John Van Druten, Spalding Gray, Harvey Fierstein
This Week’s Questions:
There are three disabled writers this week, two of whom used wheelchairs most of their adult lives, but one who was otherwise mobilized. Who are they?
Which author born this week wrote only one fifth of the novels published under that author's name? (Be careful, it seems to have happened to another of this week's authors, but not to that extent so far.)
Which author is said to have worked as a librarian?
Ralph Waldo Emerson said these:
"Tis the good reader that makes the good book."