Joan Acocella (journalist) Net worth, age, height, weight, spouse, facts

Joan Acocella
Joan Acocella

Joan Acocella (born 1945) is a well-known American journalist who is a staff writer for The New Yorker. She has written books on dance, literature and psychology.

Giovanna Acocella Net Worth

  • As of 2020, Joan Acocella’s net worth is estimated at around $ 500K – $ 1 million.
  • Her main source of income is her journalistic career which she is using very appropriately.
  • She is a talented pack and makes a good amount of money through her fluent writing and speaking skills.
  • She charges a good amount of money for interviews and also to write any columns for the newspapers.

Giovanna Acocella Spouse

  • As of 2020, Joan Acocella is a married woman.
  • She also has children.
  • According to her previous dating history, it’s not known in the public domain.

Joan Acocella Age, height and weight

  • As of 2020, Joan Acocella is 75 years old.
  • It stands 5 feet 6 inches tall.
  • It weighs about 65 kg.
  • She has brown hair and dark brown eyes.
  • Wears a UK shoe size of 6.

Joan Acocella The facts in brief


Real name Giovanna Acocella
Nickname Joan
Then 1945
Age 77 years (from 2023)
Profession Journalist
Known for Personal writer for The New Yorker
Birth place New York
Nationality New York
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christianity
Gender Female
ethnicity bianca
Horoscope Aries
Physical statistics
Height / High Standing – 5’6 ‘
Weight 65
Body measurements
Bra cup size Unknown
eyes colour dark brown
Hair colour Brown
Parents Father: unknown
Mother: unknown
siblings Brother: unknown
Sister: unknown
Private life
Marital status Married
Previous meetings? Unknown
Boyfriend / Dating None
Husband / Spouse Yes
Children Yes
Education University of California, Berkeley
Net value
Net value Approximately $ 500K – $ 1 million dollars (as of 2020)
Source of wealth Writing career
Contact online
Link to social media Instagram, Twitter, Facebook (inactive)


Joan Acocella Education

  • Regarding her education, in 1966, Acocella earned her BA in English from the University of California, Berkeley.
  • She holds a Ph.D. in comparative literature at Rutgers University in 1984 with a thesis on the Ballets Russes.

Facts by Joan Acocella

  • Acocella wrote for The Village Voice, was a senior critic and editor of reviews for Dance Magazine, and was a New York dance critic for the Financial Times.
  • Her writings also appear regularly in the New York Review of Books.
  • She began writing for The New Yorker in 1992 and was a dance critic from 1998 to 2019.
  • Her books include Creating Hysteria: Women and Multiple Personality Disorder (1999); Mark Morris (1993), a biography of the modern dancer and choreographer Mark Morris; and Twenty-Eight Artists and Two Saints (2007), which explores the common virtues of extraordinary artists.
  • Ha anche curato The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky: Unexpurgated Edition (1999), André Levinson on Dance (1991) e Mission to Siam: The Memoirs of Jessie MacKinnon Hartzell (2001), sua nonna.
  • Her New Yorker article Cather and the Academy, which appeared in the November 27, 1995 issue, received a Front Page Award from the New York Newswomen’s Club and was included in the 1996 Best American Essays anthology.
  • She expanded the essay in Willa Cather and the Politics of Criticism (2000).

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Written by Geekybar

Linguist-translator by education. I have been working in the field of advertising journalism for over 10 years.

For over 7 years in journalism. Half of them are as editor. My weakness is doing mini-investigations on new topics.


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