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 BuzzFeed's Head of European Growth and is based in London.
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