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Evelyn Juers Evelyn Juers i(A13351 works by)
Born: Established: 1950 Schleswig-Holstein,
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Germany,
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1960
Heritage: German
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Evelyn Juers has has worked as a critic in the fields of art and literature.

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y separately published work icon House of Exile : The Life and Times of Heinrich Mann and Nelly Kroeger-Mann Artarmon : Giramondo Publishing , 2008 Z1566741 2008 single work biography 'In 1933 the prominent author and political activist Heinrich Mann and his partner Nelly Kroeger were forced to flee Germany, finding refuge first in France and later, in great despair, in Los Angeles, where Nelly committed suicide in 1944 and Heinrich died in 1950. Their paths were crossed in turn by those of other writers and artists displaced by war or their beliefs, including James Joyce, Franz Kafka, Else Lasker-Schuler, Robert Musil, Joseph Roth and Kurt Schwitters. In Paris, London and Los Angeles, all around the globe, in train compartments, ships cabins, hotels, rented rooms, bombed buildings, and prison cells, they retreated into what they had left - their bodies, their minds and if they were lucky, their books and amidst the debris of an era of self-destruction, they built their own annexes to the House of Exile.' Source: Provided by publisher.
2010 shortlisted National Biography Award
2009 joint winner Prime Minister's Literary Awards Non-Fiction
2009 shortlisted Victorian Premier's Literary Awards The Nettie Palmer Prize for Non-Fiction
2009 shortlisted ASAL Awards ALS Gold Medal
2008 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Non-Fiction
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