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Contemporary world writers

Author: Tracy Chevalier
Publisher: Detroit : St. James Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Contains biographical and bibliographical "information on some 340 living writers from over 60 countries whose work has, at least in part, been translated into English."--Preface, p. vii.
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Contemporary world writers.
Detroit : St. James Press, c1993
(OCoLC)679857820
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Chevalier
ISBN: 1558622004 9781558622005
OCLC Number: 28419644
Notes: Rev. ed. of: Contemporary foreign language writers. 1st ed. 1984.
Contains biographical and bibliographical information on 345 authors.
Description: xiv, 686 p. ; 29 cm.
Contents: Adūnīs --
Ilse Aichinger --
Chingiz Aitmatov --
Bella Akhmadulina --
Vasilii Aksenov --
Rafael Alberti --
Claribel Alegr'ia --
Isabel Allende --
Jorge Amado --
Yehuda Amichai --
Katerina Anghelaki-Rooke --
Aharon Appelfeld --
Manlio Argueta --
Homero Aridjis --
Fernando Arrabal --
Juan Jos'e Arreola --
Upendranāth "A'sk" --
Werner Aspenström --
Francisco Ayala --
Ba Jin --
Salwā Bakr --
Stanislaw Bara'nczak --
Giorgio Bassani --
'Abd al-Wahhāb al-Bayāti --
Jurek Becker --
Bei Dao - Gioconda Belli --
Tahar Ben Jelloun --
H.C. ten Berge --
Ingmar Bergman --
Dharmvīr Bhārtī --
Wolf Biermann --
Adolfo Bioy Casares --
Marie-Claire Blais --
Ana Blandiana --
Anders Bodelsen --
Yves Bonnefoy --
Gerd Brantenberg --
Volker Braun --
Breyten Breytenback --
Iosif Brodskii --
Suzanne Broøgger --
Nicole Brossard --
Antonia Buero Vallejo --
Gesualdo Bufalino --
Michel Butor --
G. Cabrera Infante --
Elias Canetti --
Cao Yu --
Emilio Carballido --
Ernesto Cardenal --
Marie Cardinal --
Jos'e Cardoso Pires --
T. Carmi --
Bo Carpelan --
Nina Cassian --
Camilo Jos'e Cela --
Gianni Celati --
Aim'e C'esaire - Rosa Chacel --
Chen Ruoxi --
Jacques Chessex --
Driss Chraïbi --
Antonia Cisneros --
H'el'ene Cixous --
Hugo Claus --
Carmen Conde --
Maryse Cond'e --
Dobrica 'Cosi'c --
S'andor Cso'ori --
Bernard Dadi'e --
Vazil Hüsnū Dağlarca --
Migued Delibes --
Ren'e Depestre --
Jorge D'iaz --
Blaga Dimitrova --
Jos'e Donoso --
Ariel Dorfman --
Jacques Dupin --
Marguerite Duras --
Umberto Eco --
Odysseus Elytis --
Endō Shūsaku --
Per Olov Enquist --
Hans Magnus Enzensberger --
Luciano Erba --
P'eter Estreh'azy --
Evgenii Evtushenko --
Knut Faldbakken --
Aminata Sow Fall --
Feng Jicai --
Rosario Ferr'e --
Kjartan Fløgstad --
Dario Fo --
Andr'e Fr'enaud --
Carlos Fuentes --
Antonio Gala --
Griselda Gambaro --
Gabriel Garc'ia M'arquez --
Jacques Garelli --
Elena Garro --
Armand Gatti --
'Edouard Glissant --
'Arp'ad Göncz --
Natalia Gorbanevskaia --
Juan Goytisola --
Luis Goytisola --
Julien Gracq --
Günter Grass --
Julien Green --
I. Grekova --
Davis Grossman --
Eug'ene Guillevic --
Haim Guri --
Lars Gustafsson --
Gyānrañjan --
Paavo Haavikko --
Imīl Habībi --
Peter Hacks --
Qurratulain Haidar --
Peter Handke --
Hao Ran --
Győző Hat'ar --
Olav H. Hauge --
V'aclav Havel --
Buland al-Haydari --
Anne H'ebert --
Christoph Hein --
Piet Hein --
Jens Pauli Heinesen --
Willem Frederik Hermans --
Luisa Josefina Hern'andez --
Judith Herzberg --
Stefan Heym --
Rolf Hochhuth --
Miroslav Holub --
Bohumil Hrabal --
Abdullāh Hussein --
Jeanne Hyvrard --
Ibuse Masuji --
Euge︡ne Ionesco --
Jabrā Ibrāhīm Jabrā --
Philippe Jaccottet --
Rolf Jacobsen --
Svava Jakobsd'ottir --
Tove Jansson --
P.C. Jersild --
Matth'ias Johannessen --
Ferenc Juh'asz --
Amalia Kahana-Carmon --
Kamle'svar --
Yaşar Kemal --
Blaz̆e Koneski --
György Konr'ad --
Tadeusz Konwicki --
Franz Xaver Kroetz --
Karl Krolow --
Ku Sang --
Milan Kundera --
Günter Kunert --
Reiner Kunze --
Aleksandr Kushner --
Carmen Laforet --
Ivan V. Lali'c --
Andr'e Langevin --
Halld'or Laxness --
J.-M.G. Le Cl'ezio --
Stanisław Lem --
Siegfried Lenz --
Sara Lidman --
Astrid Lindgren --
Ewa Lipska --
Eiu Binyan --
Liu Xinwu --
Cecilie Løveid --
Lucebert --
Arnos̆t Lustig --
Mario Luzi --
Mhammad al-Mḡhūt --
Nagīb Nahfūz --
Antonine Maillet --
Fran ̧coise Mallet-Joris --
Eduardo Manet --
Dacia Maraini --
Carmen Mart'in Gaite --
Ana Mar'ia Matute --
Claude Mauriac --
Joâo Cabral De Melo Neto --
Albert Memmi --
Alavko Mihali'c --
Czeslaw Milosz --
Ladislav Mňačko --
Patrick Modiano --
Sławomir Mrożek --
Harry Mulisch --
Heiner Müller --
A̕bd a;-Rahmān Munīf --
Murakami Haruki --
Jan Myrdal --
Nāgārjun --
Francisco Nieva --
Henrik Nordbrandt --
Lars Nor'en --
Silvina Ocampo --
Ōe Kenzaburō --
Juan Carlos Onetti --
Sembe︡ne Ousmane --
Guillaume Oyônô-Mbia --
Amos Oz --
Jos'e Emilio Pacheco --
Herberto Padilla --
Orhan Pamuk --
Nicanor Parra --
Fernando del Paso --
Milorad Pavi'c --
Miodrag Pavlovi'c --
Octavio Paz --
'Sripad Nārāyan Pe.n.dse --
Cristina Peri Rossi --
György Petri --
Ludmila Petrushevskaia --
Robert Pinget --
N'elida Piñ'on --
Elena Poniatowska --
Michele Prisco --
Amritā Pritam --
Nizār Qabbāni --
Qian Zhongshu --
Rachel de Queiroz --
Elena Quiroga --
Edvard Radzinskii --
Sergio Ram'irez --
Valentin Rasputin --
Irina Ratushinskaia --
Dahlia Ravikovitch --
Gerard Reve --
João Ubaldo Ribeiro --
Klaus Rifbjerg --
Augusto Roa Bastos --
Alain Robbe-Grillet --
Christiane Rochefort --
Tadeusz R'ożewicz --
Jos'e Ruibal --
Ernesto Sabato --
Nawal al-Saʻdāwi --
Juan Jos'e Saer --
Françoise Sagan --
Tomaž Šalamun --
al_Tayyib Sālih --
Jos'e Saramago --
Severo Sarduy --
Nathalie Sarraute --
Alfonso Sastre --
Solveig von Schoultz --
L'eopold Senghor --
Ahmad Shāmlū --
.Hanān al-Shaykh --
Shen Rong --
Claude Simon --
Andre Siniavskii --
Badal Sircar --
Antonio Sk'armeta --
Josef Škvoreck'y --
Yehoshua Sobol --
Sasha Sokolov --
Mario Soldati --
Philippe Sollers --
Carlos Sol'orzano --
Vladimir Soloukhin --
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn --
Piotr Sommer --
Villy Sørensen --
Marin Sorescu --
Satyendra 'Srīvs̄tava --
Botho Strauss --
Patrick Süskind --
Andr'as Süto --
Abraham Sutzkever --
Wisława Szymborska --
Antonio Tabucchi --
Pia Tafdrup --
Jean Tardieu --
Lygia Fangundes Telles --
Agnar P︣'orðarson --
Kirsten Thorup --
Aleksandar Tis̆ma --
Tatiana Tolstaia --
Miguel Torga --
Michel Tournier --
Tomas Tranströmer --
Michel Tremblay --
Dea Trier Mørch --
Tsushima Yūko --
Esther Tusquets --
Dubravka Ugres̆i'c --
Ludv'ik Vacul'ik --
Luisa Valenzuela --
Nils Aslak Valkeapää --
Mario Vargas Llosa --
Nirmal Varmā --
Ana Lydia Vega --
Halldis Moren Vesaas --
Bjørg Vik --
Thor Vilhj'almsson --
Michel Vinaver --
Vladimir Voinovich --
Paolo Volponi --
Andrei Voznesenskii --
Martin Walser --
Wang Meng --
Per Wästberg --
Elie Wiesel --
Paul Willems --
Monique Wittig --
Gabriele Wohmann --
Crhista Wolf --
Jan Wolkers --
Rājendra Yādav --
Yang Lian --
Yang Mo --
Yasuoka Shōtarō --
Ye Junjian --
A.B. Yehoshua --
Yoshioka Minoru --
Nathan Zach --
Andrea Zanzotto --
Zhang Ailing --
Zhang Jie --
Zhang Xianliang --
Zhang Xinxin .
Other Titles: Contemporary foreign language writers.
Responsibility: preface, Susan Bassnett ; editor, Tracy Chevalier.

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Contains biographical and bibliographical "information on some 340 living writers from over 60 countries whose work has, at least in part, been translated into English."--Preface, p. vii.

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