A person who writes or prepares a column, as in a newspaper or magazine
One who writes or delivers a commentary or commentaries.
One who specializes especially professionally in the evaluation and appreciation of literary or artistic works:
The works of an author or authors.
One who writes, especially as an occupation.
Alternative spelling of litterateur.
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