Janet Malcolm

Janet Malcolm was born born Jana Klara Wienerová in Prague in 1934. Her family left Czechsolavakia in 1939, fleeing Nazi persecution. She became a journalist, biographer, collagist, and staff writer at The New Yorker. She is the author of In the Freud Archives and The Crime of Sheila McGough , as well as biographies of Gertrude Stein, Sylvia Plath, and Anton Chekhov.

 

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