Janet Frame

About Janet Frame

Birth Day: August 28, 1924
Birth Place: New Zealand
Died On: Jan 29, 2004 (age 79)
Birth Sign: Virgo

Janet Frame Net Worth

Janet Frame was bornon August 28, 1924 in New Zealand. A New Zealand-born author, poet, and novelist, she is known for such works as Owls Do Cry and The Pocket Mirror. She was a recipient of the Hubert Church Prose Award.
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💰 Net worth: 2 Million

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About

A New Zealand-born author, poet, and Novelist, she is known for such works as Owls Do Cry and The Pocket Mirror. She was a recipient of the Hubert Church Prose Award.

Before Fame

She enrolled in a Teacher training course at the Dunedin College of Education in 1943. She received a national literary prize for her debut work, The Lagoon and Other Stories.

Trivia

She suffered from schizophrenia and narrowly escaped a lobotomy.

Family Life

She was one of five children born into a working-class New Zealand family of Scottish heritage.

Associated With

Her three autobiographies inspired the 1990 film An Angel at My Table, directed by Jane Campion.