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Rosemary Mahoney, American Writer. Recipient Henfield award Henfield Foundation, 1985, Whiting Writer's award Mistress Giles Whiting Foundation, 1994. F C.

Background

Mahoney, Rosemary was born on January 28, 1961 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of John Peter and Nona Mary (Rohan) Mahoney.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard College, 1983. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, 1985.

Career

She worked briefly for Lillian Hellman. She has written for numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Washington Post Book World, The New York Times Book Review, Elle, National Geographic Traveler, O Magazine, and the New York Times Magazine.

Achievements

  • She was awarded the Charles E. Horman Prize for Fiction Writing as an undergraduate at Harvard College, a National Endowment for the Arts grant, and a 1994 Whiting Award. She is a 2011 Guggenheim Fellow.

Works

Connections

father:
John Peter Mahoney

mother:
Nona Mary (Rohan) Mahoney