Rick Moody

Authors in support of Donald Trump are conservative thinkers and academics — plus one radical Marxist

Authors in support of Donald Trump are conservative thinkers and academics — plus one radical Marxist

With hundreds of prominent authors — including George R.R. Martin, Cheryl Strayed, Maureen Johnson and Salman Rushdie — planning to pull the lever Tuesday for Hillary Clinton, some authors are voicing their support for Donald Trump.

Most surprising, perhaps, is Slovenian writer Slavoj Žižek, the Marxist philosopher and provocateur. Žižek raised eyebrows recently when he explained that he'd vote for Trump if he were an American citizen. (He is not.)

Trump endorsers whose names might be familiar to bookstore browsers include high-profile conservatives Dinesh D'Souza...

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