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Joanna Mendelssohn Joanna Mendelssohn i(A25833 works by)
Born: Established: 1949 Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Female
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Mendelssohn worked in art galleries in Sydney and Newcastle. She started writing catalogue introductions, then books, and became a fulltime writer. She received Literature Board, Australia Council Fellowships in 1985 and 1987, and the 1992 George Munster Prize for Free-lance Journalism.

Mendelssohn wrote book reviews and features for the Sydney Morning Herald 1988-1995, also writing for the Bulletin and The Australian during that time.

Since 1999 she has been an Associate Professor at the College of Fine Arts, UNSW.

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Personal Awards

1991 winner Geraldine Pascall Prize for Critical Writing
1988 joint recipient State Library of New South Wales Fellowships C. H. Currey Fellowship for her project, 'The Relationship between Jack and Norman Lindsay.'
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