Throughout history, there have been many Russian women writers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Russian female writers such as Ayn Rand, Helena Blavatsky, Anna Akhmatova, Maya Deren, Marina Tsvetaeva.
Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a
Gala DalíGala Dalí
07 September 1894, Russian
Poet

Anna AkhmatovaAnna Akhmatova
23 June 1889, Ukrainian, Russian
Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Poet

Sofia KovalevskayaSofia Kovalevskaya
15 January 1850, Russian
Mathematician

Maya DerenMaya Deren
29 April 1917, Russian
Filmmaker

Natalia PushkinaNatalia Pushkina
27 August 1812, Russian
Russian poet
Marina TsvetaevaMarina Tsvetaeva
28 May 1892, Russian, Russian
Poet, Writer

Svetlana SavitskayaSvetlana Savitskaya
08 August 1948, Russian
Aviator, Astronaut, Politician, Military

ZemfiraZemfira
26 August 1976, Russian
Singer, Composer, Poet, Singer-songwriter

Alexandra TolstayaAlexandra Tolstaya
18 June 1884, Russian
writer
Vera ZasulichVera Zasulich
08 August 1849, Russian
Writer

Marie BashkirtseffMarie Bashkirtseff
24 November 1858, Ukrainian, Russian
Sculptor
Nathalie SarrauteNathalie Sarraute
18 July 1900, French, Russian
Lawyer

Lyudmila UlitskayaLyudmila Ulitskaya
21 February 1943, Russian
Writer

Vera FignerVera Figner
01 July 1852, Russian
Revolutionary
Edith SödergranEdith Södergran
04 April 1892, Finnish, Russian
Poet

Bella AkhmadulinaBella Akhmadulina
10 April 1937, Russian
Poet
Nina BerberovaNina Berberova
26 July 1901, French, American, Russian
Writer

Senda BerensonSenda Berenson
19 March 1868, Lithuanian, Russian
Author