Charles Dickens

British novelist Charles Dickens was born on February 7, 1812, in Portsmouth, England. Over the course of his writing career, he wrote the beloved classic novels Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Nicholas Nickleby,David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations. On June 9, 1870, Dickens died of a stroke in Kent, England, leaving …

Ayu Weda

I Gusti Made Ayu Wedayanti, lahir di Singaraja-Bali, 1 September 1963. Akrab dikenal sebagai Ayu Weda. Dari SMA Negeri 1 Singaraja Bali ia melanjutkan kuliah di Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Politik Jurusan Sosiologi, Universitas Airlangga angkatan 1983, tamat 1989. Pada era 1980-an dikenal sebagai Lady Rocker, telah menghasilkan beberapa album. Selain itu, dia juga dikenal …

Aprila Wayar

Kelahiran Jayapura, Papua, Aprila menyelesaikan pendidikannya di Universitas Kristen Duta Wacana tahun 2006. Ia telah mempublikasikan novel pertamanya berjudul Rootless Black Rose dan mendirikan kantor media Tanah Papua News. Back to List of Authors

Antony Loewenstein

Antony Loewenstein is a Middle East based, Australian independent freelance journalist, author, documentarian and blogger. He has written for the The Guardian, New York Times, Washington Post, New Statesman, Al Jazeera, Huffington Post, Salon, The Daily Star, Le Monde Diplomatique English, Foreign Policy, The National, The Independent, Electronic Intifada, Al Akhbar English, Dawn, Haaretz, The Nation, New Internationalist, Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian,Los …

Anne Spudvilas

Anne Spudvilas is an established portrait painter and award-winning illustrator of children’s books who has also worked as a courtroom artist for the Melbourne media. Anne's portraits have been selected in major portrait competitions including the Archibald and Doug Moran Prizes and she has completed public commissions for the City of Melbourne and the Victorian …

Anna Funder

Anna Funder’s writing has received numerous accolades and awards. Her essays, feature articles and columns have appeared in The Guardian, The Sunday Times, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Monthly, Ny Tid, Best Australian Essaysand Best Australian Science Writing. A sought-after speaker, Anna has toured in many countries. A former DAAD (Berlin), Australia Council, NSW Writing …

Ann Martin Bowler

Ann Martin Bowler is the author of fourteen children's books who lives in Northern California. Her latest book, All About Korea, Stories, Songs, Crafts and More takes you to meet Korea's people, places, and traditions. Source: Aan Martin Bowler  Back to List of Authors

Andrea Hirata

Andrea Hirata is an author best known for the 2005 novel Laskar Pelangi (The Rainbow Troops) and its sequels. Hirata was born in Gantung, Belitung, on 24 October; he has not made his year of birth public. While he was young, his parents changed his name seven times. They eventually settled on the name Andrea, …