An upcoming UK short story festival, held in Charleston, Sussex, is to include a session on Janet Frame's latest short story collection which was published in the UK and Australia as The Daylight and the Dust, and in the USA and New Zealand as Prizes.
The Daylight and the Dust
Sunday 26 September 6 pm
With Kerry Fox and Michele Roberts
Janet Frame, New Zealand's most famous writer, was a versatile novelist, poet, essayist and short story writer. Her autobiography An Angel at My Table inspired Jane Campion's acclaimed big screen version. Kerry Fox was born in New Zealand and came to prominence playing Janet Frame in the film. Michele Roberts is a novelist, poet and short story writer and provided the introduction to the Virago edition of Janet Frame's selected stories.