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Surafel Wondimu

Surafel Wondimu was born in 1974 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He obtained a degree in English Literature from Addis Ababa University (AAU) in 2006 and an MA in contemporary cultural studies at...

Maartje Wortel

Maartje Wortel was born in Eemnes, the Netherlands, in1982. She lives and works in Amsterdam, where she is a columnist for Metropolis M and also writes...

Grzegorz Wróblewski

Grzegorz Wróblewski, born in 1962 in Gdansk and raised in Warsaw, has been living in Copenhagen since 1985. He has published nine volumes of poetry and two collections of short prose...

Qi Wu-Qian

(692-749) was a censor and worked in the Palace Library during the Tang Dynasty.

Jean Wyllys

Jean Wyllys is a Brazilian lecturer, journalist and politician born in Bahia in 1974 who rose to fame after winning the fifth season of Big Brother Brasil. He is also notable as being Brazil's...

Carlos Oriel Wynter Melo

Carlos Wynter Melo was born in Panama City in 1971. In 2017, his novel Las impuras (The Impure) was a finalist for the Association of Carribean Writers Prize. His work has previously been...

Antônio Xerxenesky

Antônio Xerxenesky was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in 1984. He is the author of the novel Areia nos dentes (2008), a postmodern Western, and the short story collection A página...

Xi Xi

Xi Xi 西西 (also known as Sai Sai), pseudonym of Cheung Yin, is one of Hong Kong’s most beloved and prolific authors. Born in Shanghai in 1937, she moved to Hong Kong in 1950 and...

Liu Xia

Liu Xia (1961- ), Chinese poet, artist, and photographer, was born and grew up in Beijing, and worked as a civil servant for the Beijing tax bureau. She started writing poetry in 1982 and met Liu...

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