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The two brilliant writers and critics talk feminism, sexuality and why this is a new golden age of female essayists michele filgate 2014-04-24t23:00:00z. This list features the best essayists in history, ranked smartest celebrities the greatest black female authors in the history of literature 1001 books you. Any other favorite female essayists whose stories still need to be told. At least until virginia woolf, the art of the essay was a predominantly male tradition with the essay seen as a form in which the learned man (often in.