In 1946, George Orwell articulated the reasons why he put pen to paper in an essay entitled Why I Write.
In this Web series, authors talk about their literary habits and reading preferences,
and examine Orwell's question that lies at the heart of being an author—why they write.


Jonathan Campbell

Tom Carter

Jung Chang

Gordon G. Chang

Leslie T. Chang

Eveline Chao

Yuan-Tsung Chen

Tom Clissold

Matthew Condon

Susan Conley

Pamela Crossley

Charles Cumming