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As part of my annual review process, i took a few hours to look through my research database for great essays and blog posts i read in 2016. This is a list of essayists—people notable for their essay-writing note: birthplaces (as listed) do william cobbett (1763–1835, great britain) charles caleb colton (1780–1832, great britain) cyril connolly (1903–1974, united kingdom). Continuing with our series of “best of 2016″ lists curated by the entire ccm- entropy community, we present some of our favorite selections as.