Biographies: Last Name beginning with 'J'

Juan Cole is a Middle East scholar, distinguished academic, and commentator who has, for three...
Major Jackson is the author of three collections of poetry including Hoops, described by The...
Mitchell S. Jackson’s debut novel The Residue Years was praised by publications including the New...
Dahr Jamail is an award-winning author and journalist. He is the author of Beyond the...
Marlon James’s A Brief History of Seven Killings was the winner of the 2015 Man...
Leslie Jamison has published one novel, The Gin Closet, a finalist for the Los Angeles...
Randa Jarrar is a novelist, short story writer, essayist, and translator. She grew up in...
Gish Jen has published in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, The New Republic, The...
Nicholas Jenkins is an assistant professor in the English Department at Stanford University. He writes...
Tyehimba Jess is the author of Leadbelly and Olio. Leadbelly was a winner of the...
Chalmers Johnson is president of the Japan Policy Research Institute, a non-profit organization devoted to...
Denis Johnson‘s story “Homeless and High” begins, “I arrived penniless in Berkeley in February of...
Bill Johnston is a translator from the Polish. He has held fellowships from the National...
Ann Jones is a journalist, photographer, and the author of numerous works of nonfiction, including...
Parneshia Jones is the author of Vessel: Poems (Milkweed Editions). After studying creative writing at...
Brian Jones is a teacher, actor and activist. His commentary and writings have appeared on...
Artist Cassandra C. Jones has made a habit out of making art. She explains, “I...
Edward P. Jones (Fiction) was born in 1950 in Washington, DC. He received a scholarship...
Rodney Jones’s books of poetry include Salvation Blues: 100 Poems, 1985-2005, which won the Kingsley...
A. Van Jordan is the author of four collections: Rise, which won the PEN/Oakland Josephine...
Fady Joudah is a practicing physician of internal medicine in Houston. He has three collections...

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