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Adrienne rich, a pioneering feminist poet and essayist who challenged what she considered the myths of the american dream and. Editors & essayists ignatius critical editions feature the editorial and critical work of a number of great scholarly commentators you can see a few selections. Virginia woolf, george orwell, and james baldwin were 20th century writers perhaps best known for their fiction – mrs dalloway , animal farm , and go tell it . List of famous essayists with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.
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