Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
(Author)

04 April 1928

American

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
(Poet, Novelist, and Writer)

27 October 1932

American

Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson
(Poet)

10 December 1830

American

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
(American novelist)

03 February 1874

American

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
(Writer)

18 February 1934

American

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
(Poet)

08 May 1753

American

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
(Writer)

16 June 1938

American

Betty AberlinBetty Aberlin
(Actress)

30 December 1942

American

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
(Poet)

09 November 1928

American

Edna St. Vincent MillayEdna St. Vincent Millay
(Poetess and Playwright)

22 February 1892

American

Barbara KingsolverBarbara Kingsolver
(Novelist, Poet, Essayist)

08 April 1955

American

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
(Poet)

08 February 1911

American

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Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
(American poet)

16 May 1929

American

Carson McCullersCarson McCullers
(American novelist)

19 February 1917

American

Gwendolyn BrooksGwendolyn Brooks
(Poet)

07 June 1917

American

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
(Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian)

05 November 1850

American

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
(American poet)

27 June 1936

American

Amy ClampittAmy Clampitt
(Poet)

15 June 1920

American

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Ursula K. Le GuinUrsula K. Le Guin
(American author of novels)

21 October 1929

American

Dorothy ParkerDorothy Parker
(columnist, poet, screenwriter, writer)

22 August 1893

American

Stephenie MeyerStephenie Meyer
(American fiction writer)

24 December 1973

American

Jill ScottJill Scott
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Poet, Jazz musician, Television actor)

04 April 1972

American

Helena BlavatskyHelena Blavatsky
(Author)

12 August 1831

American,Russian

Mary OliverMary Oliver
(Poet, Writer)

10 September 1935

American

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Margaret MitchellMargaret Mitchell
(Author)

08 November 1900

American

Sue GraftonSue Grafton
(American author)

24 April 1940

American

Nikki GiovanniNikki Giovanni
(Poet, Writer)

07 June 1943

American

Fanny CrosbyFanny Crosby
(composer, poet, singer, writer, teacher, hymnwriter)

24 March 1820

American

Rita Mae BrownRita Mae Brown
(Screenwriter, Poet, Polo player, Novelist, Autobiographer, Writer, Activist)

28 November 1944

American

Margaret TrumanMargaret Truman
(actor, novelist, writer, biographer)

17 February 1924

American

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Emma LazarusEmma Lazarus
(Poet, Writer, Journalist)

22 July 1849

American

Julia CameronJulia Cameron
(Screenwriter, Film director, Novelist, Poet)

04 March 1948

American

Julia Ward HoweJulia Ward Howe
(Songwriter, poet)

27 May 1819

American

Emilie AutumnEmilie Autumn
(Singer, Poet, Violinist, Pianist)

22 September 1979

American

Terry McMillanTerry McMillan
(American author)

18 October 1951

American

Ruth BenedictRuth Benedict
(Anthropologist, Folklorist, University teacher, Poet, Sociologist, Biographer)

05 June 1887

American

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Caresse CrosbyCaresse Crosby
(Publisher, Writer, Socialite, Poet, Memoirist, Journalist)

20 April 1891

American

Katharine Lee BatesKatharine Lee Bates
(poet, writer, university teacher, songwriter)

12 August 1859

American

Sharon OldsSharon Olds
(Poet, Writer, Feminist)

19 November 1942

American

Julia AlvarezJulia Alvarez
(American-Dominican poet)

27 March 1950

American

Otep ShamayaOtep Shamaya
(Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter)

07 November 1969

American

Jane RobertsJane Roberts
(Poet, Writer, Psychic, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

08 May 1929

American

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Sara TeasdaleSara Teasdale
(Poet, Writer)

08 August 1884

American

Helen Gurley BrownHelen Gurley Brown
(American author)

18 February 1922

American

Rita DoveRita Dove
(Poet, Writer)

28 August 1952

American

Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
(Poet, Writer)

15 November 1887

American

Maxine Hong KingstonMaxine Hong Kingston
(American author)

27 October 1940

American

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
(Poet, Writer, Socialite)

09 February 1874

American

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Eileen MylesEileen Myles
(poet)

1949 AD

American

Sonia SanchezSonia Sanchez
(American poet)

09 September 1934

American

Lydia Maria ChildLydia Maria Child
(Novelist, Poet, Journalist, Writer)

11 February 1802

American

Diane AckermanDiane Ackerman
(Poet, Author, Writer)

07 October 1948

American

May SartonMay Sarton
(Writer, Poet)

03 May 1912

Belgian,American

Helen WillsHelen Wills
(Tennis player, Writer, Autobiographer, Poet)

06 October 1905

American

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Martha BeckMartha Beck
(Author)

29 November 1962

American

Margaret WalkerMargaret Walker
(novelist, poet, university teacher, writer)

07 July 1915

American

Helen VendlerHelen Vendler
(Literary critic, Poet, Journalist)

30 April 1933

American

Lilla Cabot PerryLilla Cabot Perry
(Painter, Poet)

13 January 1848

American

Alice Stone BlackwellAlice Stone Blackwell
(Journalist, Poet, Biographer, Feminist)

14 September 1857

American

Harriet MonroeHarriet Monroe
(American poet)

23 December 1860

American

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Linda BrownLinda Brown
(Author)

14 March 1939

American

Alice Duer MillerAlice Duer Miller
(Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer)

28 July 1874

American

Alice CaryAlice Cary
(Poet, Author, Novelist, Writer)

26 April 1820

American

Sarah KaySarah Kay
(poet)

19 June 1988

American

Erica MannErica Mann
(Writer, Poet, Novelist)

26 March 1942

American

Clarissa Pinkola EstesClarissa Pinkola Estes

27 January 1945

American

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Kathy Lou SchultzKathy Lou Schultz
(Poet, Author)

30 November 1966

American

Yolande Cornelia GiovanniYolande Cornelia Giovanni

07 June 1943

American

bell hooksbell hooks
(American author)

25 September 1952

American