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.


Janice Lee

Paul Letters

Michael Levy

Jen Lin-Liu

Marjorie M. Liu

Lloyd Lofthouse

Christine Loh

Hanchao Lu