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Katherine Mansfield

Katherine MansfieldAKA Katherine Murry

Born: 14-Oct-1888
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Died: 9-Jan-1923
Location of death: Fontainebleau-Avon, France [1]
Cause of death: Tuberculosis
Remains: Buried, Cimetière d'Avon, Seine et Marne, France

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Bisexual
Occupation: Author

Nationality: New Zealand
Executive summary: Bliss

[1] Died at the Gurdjieff Institute for the Harmonious Development of Man in Fontainebleau-Avon, France.

Father: Harold Beauchamp (banker)
Mother: Annie Burnell Dyer
Husband: George Brown (m. 1909, separated after a few days, div. 1918)
Slept with: Garnett Trowell (musician, made her pregnant)
Husband: John Middleton Murry (met 1911, m. 1918)

    University: Queen's College, London, England (1903-06)
    University: Wellington Technical College, Wellington, New Zealand (1908)

    Miscarriage 1909
    Risk Factors: Syphilis, Depression, Gonorrhea

Author of books:
In a German Pension (1911, short stories)
Prelude (1918, short stories)
Bliss and Other Stories (1920, memoirs)
Garden Party and Other Stories (1922, short stories)
Poems (1923, short stories)
The Dove's Nest and Other Stories (1923, short stories)
Something Childish and Other Stories (1924, short stories)
The Journal of Katherine Mansfield (1927, journal)
The Letters of Katherine Mansfield (1928-29, letters, ed. John M. Murry)
The Aloe (1930, short stories)
Collected Stories (1945, anthology)

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