This article is about the contemporary writer, for the author of The Well of Loneliness see Radclyffe Hall.
Radclyffe (real name Len Barot, born 1950) is an American author of numerous lesbian romances. A 2003/04 recipient of the Alice B. award for her body of work as well as a member of the Golden Crown Literary Society, Pink Ink, and the Romance Writers of America, she lives with her partner Lee in Upstate New York. Previously combining a full-time private clinic (where she worked as plastic surgeon) with writing books, she has since retired from medicine to devote herself full-time to writing. She also has a publishing house called Bold Strokes Books. She chooses not to type, and instead uses speech recognition software to write her books.