Katherine Mansfield

Katherine Mansfield (born Kathleen Beauchamp, daughter of the manager of the Bank of New ... Murry after her death from tuberculosis in 1923. Katherine Mansfield Katherine Mansfield Fiction Katherine Mansfield ...

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Inheritance

... if people disagree over how an estate is distributed. Katherine Mansfield's will Inheritance is the process of transferring estates to other ...

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Fiction

Katherine Mansfield and Janet Frame are New Zealand’s best-known fiction writers ... Māori, and about pioneer life, farming and the bush. Katherine Mansfield Born in Wellington, Katherine Mansfield went to England ...

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Awards and prizes

... began in 1945. Later literary awards From 1959 the Katherine Mansfield Memorial Award, sponsored by the Bank of New Zealand, was awarded for ...

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Light

... harsh light. In her famous short story ‘At the bay’, Katherine Mansfield wrote, ‘the leaping, glittering sea was so bright it made one’s ...

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Camping

... to be from relatively wealthy European migrants. In 1907 Katherine Mansfield, later a well-known writer, went on a six-week camping trip with ...

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Creative and intellectual expatriates

... and cultural activity. This was why many, such as writer Katherine Mansfield, moved there. Fewer Māori left New Zealand permanently, though ...

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New Zealand culture overseas

... the late 18th century. Expatriate artists such as writer Katherine Mansfield, artist Len Lye and opera singer Kiri Te Kanawa became well known in ...

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City images

... moving to the city to live, showing the appeal of cities. Katherine Mansfield’s short stories also painted a more positive picture of city life. ...

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Literary awards, 1950s onwards

Katherine Mansfield Memorial Award A privately sponsored short-story award, the biennial Katherine Mansfield Memorial Award, became available from 1959. The financial ...

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Janet Frame

... In her youth she had worked as a domestic servant for Katherine Mansfield’s grandmother. Early work Frame’s career began with The ...

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Sport, recreation and culture

... just north of Kaikōura, in 1897. A woman possessed Katherine Mansfield’s story ‘The voyage’ tells of a girl’s journey with her ...

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