Joyce Zonana is an Associate Professor of English and Women's Studies from Cairo.
Monika Zgustová has published seven books.
Bonnie Zimmerman was a founding member of the Women’s Studies College at SUNY Buffalo in 1970.
Haifa Zangana is a journalist, artist, and activist, who actively resisted Saddam Hussein's brutal regime in the 1970s.
Janet Zandy is professor, author, and editor.
Sarah E. Wright
Wakako Yamauchi has been writing for over 30 years.
Women's Law Project
Sarah E. Wright (1928-2009) was a novelist, poet, essayist, and social activist.
Susan Cary Nicholas, Alice M. Price, and Rachel Rubin worked together as members of the Women's Law Project.
Barbara Wilson is a writer of feminist mysteries and novels.
Michael Wilson was an Academy Award-winning screenwriter.
Zoe Wicomb was born in 1948 and raised in South Africa.
Laura Whitehorn was a member of the Weather Underground
Edith Wharton (1862-1937) is an American writer who has published numerous works.
Jessamyn West (1902-1984) wrote novels, stories, screenplays, poems, a libretto, and nonfiction works.
Dorothy West was a writer during the Harlem Renaissance.
Alice Weldon is an associate professor and has published literary criticism on Spanish American women writers and translations.
Laurie Weeks has published fiction and other writings.
Sarah Weddington was a key figure in the reproductive rights movement who successfully argued Roe v. Wade.
Susan Warner (1819-1865) wrote religious and children's fiction, and novels.
Margaret Walker (1915 – 1998) was an American poet and writer and a part of the African-American literary movement in Chicago.