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.

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Jeff Wasserstrom

Bernard Wasserstein

Jonathan Watts

Liliane Willens

Adam Williams

Jan Wong

Frances Wood