California Authors

 
 

Janice Albert

The columns that comprise “California Authors” are intended for readers of all ages, and are especially adapted for teachers who may want a condensed biography or an idea for a field trip. They have been published since 1996 in California English, edited by Carol Jago.

 

Janice Albert, Chabot and Las Positas Colleges

Jack London Excellent Site Award

California Authors Index

Gertrude Atherton

 

Robinson Jeffers

 

Randy Shilts

Ambrose Bierce

 

Theodora Kroeber

   

Anna Deavere Smith

Louise Clappe (Dame Shirley)

 

Jack London

 

William Saroyan

Ina Coolbrith

 

Edwin Markham

   

Wallace Stegner

Richard Henry Dana

 

Joaquin Miller

 

Gertrude Stein

MFK Fisher

 

Jessica Mitford

   

John Steinbeck

Robert Frost

 

John Muir

   

Robert Louis Stevenson

Theodor Geisel
(Dr. Seuss)

 

Frank Norris

   

Susan Straight

Bret Harte

 

Eugene O'Neill

   

Luis Valdez

Helen Hunt Jackson