Julia Osborne i(19 works by)
Born: Established: Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Female
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Although born in Sydney, Osborne has lived in various parts of New South Wales, including Taree and Thirroul. Osborne began writing in the 1980s and has had a number of short stories published in journals such as Meanjin, Island and Antipodes (USA). She self-published her novel, Falling Glass, after receiving knockbacks from publishers.

Osborne is the daughter of short story writer J. K. Osborne .

Awards for Works

Always Never Antipodes , December vol. 5 no. 2 1991 single work short story
1991 second Stand Magazine Short Story Competition
The Burial Northern Perspective , Dry Season vol. 11 no. 1 1988 single work short story
1987 highly commended Northern Territory Literary Awards Arafura Short Story Award Open Section
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