Also Rans #2: Edgar Allan Poe

ALL-TIME AMERICAN WRITERS TOURNAMENT

Edgar Allan Poe almost made the Most Charismatic list for two reasons.

1.)  His fiction remains powerful, recognizable, unique. A few of his poems (“El Dorado”; “The Raven”) are standards.

2.)  His image has become iconic.

Edgar_Allan_Poe_portrait

Almost made the list, but didn’t.

NEXT: Most Charismatic American Writer #11
*******