Biographies: Sorted by Last Name

Uta Barth is a photographer whose reductive and quiet images capture moments of observation of...
Rick Bass is the author of many books of fiction and nonfiction. He has received...
First interested in making art at the age of 10, John Nelson Battenberg (1931–2012) went...
Sara Baume lives in a village on the south coast of Ireland. Her debut novel...
Dan Beachy-Quick received his MFA at the University of Iowa, and currently teaches in the...
Daphne Beal was educated at Brown and New York universities. A former editor of the...
Ann Beattie is a short story writer and novelist who, after numerous earlier rejections from...
Joshua Beckman was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He is the author of nine books...
Peter Behrens, a native of Montreal, is the author of one novel, The Law of...
Phyllis Bennis is a writer, analyst, and long-time activist on Middle East and UN issues...
John Berger (1926 - 2017) was a storyteller, essayist, novelist, screenwriter, dramatist and critic, whose...
Art gives form to the things we know, but cannot yet understand. Its symbolic structure...
Susan Bernofsky is the author of Foreign Words: Translator-Authors in the Age of Goethe and...
Wendell Berry is a poet, essayist, and novelist, who has been called the “prophet of...
Mei-mei Berssenbrugge is the author of numerous collections of poetry, including A Treatise On Stars...
Frank Bidart, born in 1939 in Bakersfield, California, attended the University of California at Riverside...
David Biespiel’s books of poetry include Charming Gardeners and The Book of Men and Women...
Sherwin Bitsui (Diné) is the author of Dissolve and Flood Song (Copper Canyon Press) and...
Amy Bloom is the author of the novels Lucky Us, Away, and White Houses, and...
Erika Blumenfeld is an internationally exhibiting multi-media artist and Guggenheim fellow. Since 1998, Blumenfeld has...
Max Blumenthal is an award-winning author and journalist. His articles and video documentaries have appeared...
Eavan Boland (1944 - 2020) was an Irish poet, author, and professor. Her work explored...
Mary Bonkemeyer (1921 - 2017) was an American abstract painter. She was born in North...
Alexis Bonogofsky is a fourth-generation Montanan, goat rancher, and hunter who lives and works along...
Dr. Lucy Boulanger was born in Burlington, VT and received her medical degree from the...
Darrell Bourque is Professor Emeritus of English from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He...
Charles Bowden (1945-2014) was the author of scores of books including A Shadow in the...
Valerie Boyd is the author of the critically acclaimed biography Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life...
The author of seventeen books of fiction, T. C. Boyle‘s themes range dramatically from Alfred...
Coral Bracho was born in Mexico City. She has published nine books of poetry, including...

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