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Biography In Context
Biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. Searchable by birth and death years and places, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender. Results include images, audio, and articles from periodicals and reference books. Details

Dictionary of Literary Biography
Covers authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers and playwrights. Content includes biographical data, awards, bibliographies, a descriptive overview, images and reviews. DLB Yearbook offers literary events year by year. Details

Gale Literature Archive
Cross-search two or more of Gale's literature archive resources, including Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online, Literature Criticism Online, and Something About the Author Online. Details

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Topics include literature, art, biography, business, religion, science, education, history, law, social science, medicine, multicultural studies, and general reference. Your favorite Gale reference book is in this resource. Details

Literature Criticism Online
Extensive compilation of literary commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and periodicals. Includes content from the following print series: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth Century Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth Century Literary Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400-1800, Classical & Medieval Literature Criticism, Shakespearean Literary Criticism, and Children's Literature Review. Details

Literature Resource Center
Provides biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. Topics covered include English, Modern Languages, Ancient History and Classics, Women's Studies, and Cultural Studies. Coverage goes back to 1400. Details

Salem Literature
Using the Magill's Literary Annual series, covers fiction and nonfiction. Includes classic and current criticism, original analysis, biographical information, photographs. Details

Something about the Author
Articles and images detailing the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults. Details

  Yahoo! Directory: Literature/Authors
Browse categories or search for authors' websites, interviews, and more.
Poem database, information on poets, poetry awards, poetry almanac, and writers' resources.

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