E.L. James

Erika Leonard, better known by the pseudonym E. L. James, is the British author of the bestselling erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey. James initially wrote fanfiction under the pen name "Snowqueens Icedragon," her most notable work being a Twilight fanfiction that was eventually developed into Fifty Shades of Grey.

 

“What is it about elevators?”

— E. L. James, Fifty Shades of Grey

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“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium