16 Wonderful Photos Of Women Writers At Work

Genius, captured on camera.

2. Doris Lessing.

3. Edith Wharton.

4. Virginia Woolf.

Photo: Gisèle Freund. National Portrait Gallery.

6. Alice B. Sheldon.

Better known by her pen name, James Tiptree, Jr..

8. Dorothy Parker.

9. Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

10. Iris Chang.

Photo by Tim Kao.

11. Marilynne Robinson.

12. A.S. Byatt.

Photo: BBC.

13. Flannery O’Connor.

15. Noel Streatfeild.

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Luke Lewis is the Executive Editor of BuzzFeed UK and is based in London.
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