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Djuna Barnes (1892 - 1982)

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Djuna Barnes
Born in Cornwall-on-Hudson, Orange County, New York, United Statesmap
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Daughter of and [mother unknown]
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Died in Greenwich Village, New York, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Jun 2018 | Last significant change: 8 Nov 2018
17:27: Nicolas LaPointe edited the Biography for Djuna Barnes. [Thank Nicolas for this]
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Djuna Barnes is Notable.


Djuna was born in 1892. [1] She passed away in 1982. [2]

Djuna Barnes was an American writer and artist best known for her novel Nightwood (1936), a cult classic of lesbian fiction and an important work of modernist literature. [3]


  1. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington D.C.; Roll #: 1664; Volume #: Roll 1664 - Certificates: 55500-55875, 18 Jun 1921-20 Jun 1921
  2. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 20 June 2018), memorial page for Djuna Barnes (12 Jun 1892–18 Jun 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10352853, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Greenwich Village, New York.

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