writers

Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924

A short biography of the anarchist-influenced writer whose name spawned an adjective for the absurdities of bureaucratic power.

TV bosses bank scripts due to writers strike threat

TV studio execs in the US might try to nip the potential threat of a writers strike by tucking away scripts or even shooting extra episodes of hit dramas and sitcoms.

Bevington, Louisa Sarah, 1845-1895

One of Bevington's pamphlets

A short biograpy of English poet and anarchist communist Louisa Bevington.

Glaser, Georg Katharina, 1910-1995

Georg Katharina Glaser

A short biography of worker, autodidact, writer, anarchist and anti-Nazi German Georg Katharina Glaser.

Ba Jin, 1904-2005

Ba Jin

A short biography of anarchist, author and "grand old man of Chinese literature", according to The Guardian, Ba Jin.

Mannin, Ethel - Albert Meltzer

Anarchist Albert Meltzer writes about British author and anarchist Ethel Edith Mannin.

Traven, B., 1890-1969

B. Traven, aka Ret Marut

A short biography of B. Traven, German underground author, anarchist and writer of the Treasure of Sierra Madre. [This article contains several factual inaccuracies and is typical of the many myths and half truths that have circulated concerning the mysterious B. Traven. For example, the date and location of birth given here are entirely speculative. For the known facts concerning Traven and a far more accurate account, see here; http://libcom.org/library/b-traven-anti-biography]

Paul Avrich obituary - Stuart Christie

Obituary of Russian-American anarchist historian Paul Avrich by Stuart Christie from The Guardian, Monday April 10, 2006.

Comfort, Alex, 1920-2000

Alex Comfort

A short biography of British doctor, anarchist and author of the Joy of Sex, Alex Comfort.

Fabbri, Luigi, 1877-1935

Luigi Fabbri.

A biography of Italian anarchist militant and writer, Luigi Fabbri.