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Jane R. Goodall Jane R. Goodall i(A75407 works by)
Born: Established: 1951 Yorkshire,
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England,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1957
Heritage: English
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BiographyHistory

Jane Goodall grew up in the United Kingdom, where she studied at London and Oxford Universities. She has been Associate Professor and Research Director at the School of Contemporary Arts, University of Western Sydney. Her interests are in the fields of cultural history and the history of science.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2006 Literature Board Grants Grants for Developing Writers $25,000 for fiction writing
2004 winner Australasian Association for Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies Rob Jordan Prize for Performance and Evolution in the Age of Darwin: Out of the Natural Order

Awards for Works

Footprints 2009 2009 single work essay
— Appears in: Hermano Cerdo 2006-;

— Appears in: Australian Book Review , April no. 310 2009; (p. 37-46)
'"Footprints" is all about connections, starting with the strange ways that stories have of cross-linking their themes and images, even across great distances of space, time and culture. Ultimately, it's about the connection between the earth and the human foot.' (Author's note, included in an Australian Book Review media release, 17 March 2009)
2009 joint winner The Calibre Prize
y separately published work icon The Calling Sydney : Hachette Livre Australia , 2007 Z1412652 2007 single work novel crime

'In the fierce English summer of 1976 the Punk movement is on the rise and chaos is the catchcry down in its heartland at the World's End of London. But things take a darker turn as a new group calling themselves Sudden Deff show signs of wanting to live up to their name. When [detective] Briony [Williams] learns that she and two close colleagues have appeared on 'Deff Row' in the group's fanzine, she is drawn into a fatal game with a set of adversaries who always seem to be two moves ahead.' (Publisher's blurb)

2008 nominated Ned Kelly Awards for Crime Writing Best Novel
y separately published work icon The Walker Sydney : Hodder Headline , 2004 Z1108284 2004 single work novel crime thriller

Detect'ive Briony Williams is a rookie appointed to an all-male team investigating a bizarre murder at an anatomy college in Bloomsbury. Her superiors constantly make her feel left out. But a killer obsessed with following Jack the Ripper soon changes that. The killer is a practised anatomist with a theatrical streak. He arranges his victims bodies in cruel parodies of famous satirical engravings by Hogarth. As the summer and the swinging 60s wind to a terrible climax, this multi-layered thriller brings the startling and terrible strands of the story together. ' (Publication summary)

2004 joint winner Ned Kelly Awards for Crime Writing Best First Novel
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