Biographies: Last Name beginning with 'D'

Hamid Dabashi was born in the Khuzestan province of Iran and received his college education...
John D’Agata is the author of Halls of Fame, About a Mountain, and, with Jim...
Charles D’Ambrosio is from the Pacific Northwest.  He has an MFA from Iowa where he...
Kate Daniels is the author of three volumes of poetry: The White Wave, The Niobe...
Mark Danner has written about foreign affairs and American politics for more than two decades...
Edwidge Danticat is the author of several books, including Krik? Krak!, a collection of short...
Bei Dao, who was forced into exile following the Tiananmen Square Massacre in 1989, is...
Mahmoud Darwish (1941-2008) was one of the most acclaimed poets in the Arab world. Widely regarded...
Angela Y. Davis is Distinguished Professor Emerita in the History of Consciousness and Feminist Studies...
Jon Davis has published six collection of poetry, including Preliminary Report (2010) and Scrimmage of...
Of her work, Kathryn Davis has said, “I’m interested in the plight of a character...
Lydia Davis has been called “an American virtuoso of the short story form” (Salon.com) and...
Lynn Davis was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1944. Her work is in numerous international...
Mike Davis, professor emeritus of creative writing at UC Riverside, joined the San Diego chapter...
Wade Davis is an ethnographer, world-traveler, writer, and filmmaker, currently Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic...
Kwame Dawes is a writer of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and plays. Born in Ghana in...
Tim DeChristopher is a climate justice activist and co-founder of the nonprofit Peaceful Uprising. In...
Claire Dederer is the author of two critically acclaimed memoirs: Love and Trouble: A Midlife...
Melissa del Bosque is a staff reporter with the Texas Observer. Since 1998, she has covered...
Samuel R. Delany‘s novels include Hogg, The Mad Man, Dhalgren, and recently, Phallos. He is...
Don DeLillo was born and raised in New York City. He is the author of...
Gill Dennis has written several screenplays, including the acclaimed film, “Walk the Line” based on...
Daniel Denvir is the host of “The Dig,” a Jacobin magazine podcast featuring in-depth left...
Stacey D’Erasmo is the author of the novel Tea. She has worked as an editor...
Toi Derricotte is the author of I: New & Selected Poems (University of Pittsburgh Press...
Helen DeWitt is the author of The Last Samurai (Talk Miramax Books, 2000), which has...
Xue Di is a native of Beijing. After taking part in the 1989 demonstrations in...
W. S. Di Piero is the author of ten books of poetry including his most...
Jared Diamond, born in 1937, is a remarkable American scientist and writer and currently Professor...
Natalie Diaz was born and raised in the Fort Mojave Indian Village in Needles, California...

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