The 3,277-and-counting writers who have signed their support are listed alphabetically below. But first, Occupied Writings — click on the links in the cloud of names below for new work from these Occupy Writers. For information about joining us, scroll to the bottom.

Francine Prose, Lemony Snicket, D.A. Powell, Duncan Murrell, Anne Waldman, Danica Novgorodoff and Michael Voll, Maureen Miller, Daphne Carr, Alice WalkerPaula Z. Segal, John McManus, David Hollander, Blair BravermanScott Sparling, Joshua Cohen, Larry Heinemann, Sara Paretsky, Judith Butler, Sarah Schulman, Ann Neumann, Eileen MylesAmirah Mizrahi, Jerry Stahl, Ursula K. Le Guin, Jorie Graham, Craig Clevenger, Nathan Schneider, Ben Nadler, Francesca Lia Block, Alfred Corn, Cara Hoffman, Dana Spiotta, JoAnn Wypijewski, Matthew Zapruder, Vanessa Huang, Jonathan LethemJen Hirt, George Lakoff, Kevin Thomas, Monica Wendel, Margo Berdeshevsky, Ed Madden, Alma Alexander, Giovanni ArduinoKiera Feldman, Lisa Pearl Rosenbaum, Sezin Koehler, Francesco Levato, Charles Finch, Jocelyn Lieu, Melvin Jules Bukiet, Greg Olear, Judith Arcana, Eric Scott, Vince Perritano, Susan Galleymore, Jesús Ángel García, Jon Reiner, Eleanor Lerman, Zack de la Rocha, Shailja Patel, Greg Mitchell, Gillian ConoleyAna Božičević, Douglas RushkoffMaggie Golston, David Bezmozgis, Suzanne Gardinier, Marcus Speh, Laurel Snyder, Jeff Sharlet, Eliot KatzGeorge Grella, Kurt Hartwig, Will Hermes, Amelia Stein, Thomas Devaney, Barbara Kingsolver, Kim Cooper, Alexander Billet, Victoria Patterson, Amira Hanafi, Richard Robbins, Kate Schatz, Maria Bustillos, Jon Cotner, Julie Sheehan, Billy Sothern, Blag Dahlia, Lynne DeSilva-Johnson, Rachel Signer, Sara Marcus, Catherine Ryan Hyde, Nancy Kricorian, Naomi Lazard, Sheniz Janmohamed, Eric Darton, Charles Legere, Matthew Battles, Christodoulos Makris, Danniel Schoonebeek, Meera SubramanianPeter Birckhead, Rachel Neumann, Patrick McManus, Steven Fowler, Alicia Bay Laurel, Eliza GriswoldLauren Eggert-Crowe, and George Longenecker.


Send us your name and the name of your publication, as above.

NOTE: Given the large volume of submissions, there will be some delay before your name appears in the list. Volunteers are entering each and every name by hand.

Once you’ve done that, visit your local occupation and write about it—a paragraph, a poem, a comic, a story, a vignette, anything goes—and send it our way. We’re looking for original writing by signatories to the list. What kind of writing is up to you, but we’re especially interested in hearing accounts, in any form, of your experiences at Occupy camps and protests around the world.



America 24 (Italian) Associated Press, Campus Progress, Christian Science Monitor, Citizen Radio, Democracy Now!, Entertainment Weekly, Forward, The Guardian, Huffington Post, New York, New York Observer (2), The New Yorker, NHPR, The Onion A/V Club, The Rachel Maddow Show, Publishers Weekly, The Rumpus, Slate, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Think Progress, Today Show, Triquarterly, Truth Out, USA Today, Washington Post, Wonkette.

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