Christopher Isherwood began living with the photographer William "Bill" Caskey. In the two traveled to South America. Isherwood wrote the prose and Caskey took the photographs for a 1949 book about their journey entitled The Condor and the Cows.
Edna St Vincent Millay, (February 1892 – October was an American lyrical poet, playwright and feminist. She received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in the third woman to win the award for poetry, and was also known for her activism.