Biographies: Last Name beginning with 'C'

Debbie Fleming Caffery is a black and white photographer and Guggenheim fellow whose quiet documentary...
Widely regarded as one of the most articulate and passionate advocates of citizen action to...
Gail Caldwell was born in Amarillo, Texas, and is chief book critic at The Boston...
Gabrielle Calvocoressi’s first poetry collection, The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart (2005), was shortlisted...
Christian Campbell is a writer of Bahamian and Trinidadian heritage and the author of Running...
David G. Campbell, scientist, educator and author, joined the scientific staff of the New York...
Mary Caponegro is the author of the short story collections Tales from the Next Village...
Cynthia Carr was a columnist and arts reporter for The Village Voice from 1984 until...
Anne Carson is a Canadian poet, essayist, and professor of classics as well as a...
Cyrus Cassells is the author of a number of collections of poetry, including the National...
Ana Castillo is a novelist, poet, essayist, and translator, whose books include Peel My Love...
Thomas Centolella is the author of four books of poetry: Terra Firma (Copper Canyon Press)...
Pratap Chatterjee is an investigative reporter, producer, and managing editor of CorpWatch, an organization that...
Denise Chavez is a novelist, playwright, actress, director, and teacher. A native of Las Cruces...
Esther Chávez Cano is a human rights activist who addresses the horrific effects of widespread...
Bell Gale Chevigny is the author of The Woman and the Myth: Margaret Fuller’s Life...
Dan Chiasson is a poet, critic, and journalist and the author of five books, including...
Marilyn Chin is the author of The Phoenix Gone, The Terrace Empty, winner of the...
Don Mee Choi is the author of Hardly War (Wave Books, 2016), The Morning News...
Noam Chomsky is internationally recognized for his writing, lecturing, and teaching on linguistics, philosophy, contemporary...
Kathleen Christison is a writer and political analyst, specializing in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. She is...
Sandra Cisneros is the author of the books The House on Mango Street, Woman Hollering...
Killarney Clary, who received the Lannan Literary Award for Poetry in 1992, has published two...
John Cliett is a New York-based photographer perhaps best known for his work with Walter...
Lucille Clifton was born in 1936 in Depew, New York. Her luminous and incisive poems...
Chuck Close has used portraiture as his subject for over 40 years. Tirelessly yet with...
Ta-Nehisi Coates, writer, journalist, and educator is a senior editor for The Atlantic, where he...
Elouise Cobell, a banker from Browning, Montana, was the lead plaintiff in one of the...
J.M. Coetzee was born in Cape Town, South Africa. His novels include The Master of...
Henri Cole was born in Fukuoka, Japan, in 1956. He has published nine collections of...

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