In Literature Resources from Gale students and
researchers will discover biographical coverage of authors and their works from all genres and all time periods from around the world.
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- More than 130,000 author biographies from award winning titles like
Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography and Contemporary
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of authors across time - from past to present
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Users will find 20,000 biographies of authors from across the globe. The table below provides a glimpse of Literature Resource Center's truly international coverage.
|Angela Carter||Naguib Mahfouz||Marguerite Duras||Gunther Grass||James Joyce||Aharon Appelfeld|
|Ted Hughes||Youssef Chahine||Michel Houellebecq||Herman Hesse||Edna O'Brien||Amos Oz|
|Harold Pinter||Nadav Safran||Francoise Sagan||W.G. Sebald||Colm Toibin||A.B. Yehoshua|
|Italo Calvino||Miguel de Cervantes||Selma Lagerlof||Hanan al-Shaykh||J.M Coetzee||Elif Shafak|
|Umberto Eco||Angela Figuera||Henning Mankell||Kahlil Gibran||Athol Fugard||Nazim Hikmet|
|Oriana Fallaci||Frederico Garcia Lorca|| August Strindberg||Aamin Maalouf||Nadine Gordimer||Orhan Pamuk|
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environment users can cross-search thousands of Gale's biographies with full-text literary works, criticism and reviews to deepen their understanding of the work.