<author> (author) in a bibliographic reference, contains the name(s) of an author, personal or corporate, of a work; for example in the same form as that provided by a recognized bibliographic name authority. [ Titles, Authors, and Editors 2.2.1. The Title Statement]
calendarindicates one or more systems or calendars to which the date represented by the content of this element belongs.
Deprecatedwill be removed on 2024-11-11
Status Optional
Datatype 1–∞ occurrences of teidata.pointer separated by whitespace

<sch:rule context="tei:*[@calendar]">
<sch:assert test="string-length( normalize-space(.) ) gt 0"> @calendar indicates one or more
systems or calendars to which the date represented by the content of this element belongs,
but this <sch:name/> element has no textual content.</sch:assert>
Member of
Contained by
May contain

Particularly where cataloguing is likely to be based on the content of the header, it is advisable to use a generally recognized name authority file to supply the content for this element. The attributes key or ref may also be used to reference canonical information about the author(s) intended from any appropriate authority, such as a library catalogue or online resource.

In the case of a broadcast, use this element for the name of the company or network responsible for making the broadcast.

Where an author is unknown or unspecified, this element may contain text such as Unknown or Anonymous. When the appropriate TEI modules are in use, it may also contain detailed tagging of the names used for people, organizations or places, in particular where multiple names are given.

<author>British Broadcasting Corporation</author>
<author>La Fayette, Marie Madeleine Pioche de la Vergne, comtesse de (1634–1693)</author>
<author>Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation</author>
 <persName>Beaumont, Francis</persName> and
<persName>John Fletcher</persName>
 <orgName key="BBC">British Broadcasting
   Corporation</orgName>: Radio 3 Network
Content model
 <macroRef key="macro.phraseSeq"/>
Schema Declaration
element author
   attribute calendar { list { teidata.pointer+ } }?,