Wednesday, September 19, 2012

'Janet Frame's writing is timeless'

"the loss to previous generations of readers is entirely the gain of the contemporary reader"
"Janet Frame's writing is timeless. Even as the reader is effortlessly transported by Frame's lyrical prose, the themes she explores, such as ignorance, compassion, greed, envy, sorrow and grief, cover the full gamut of human emotions."

Review of Gorse is Not People: New & Uncollected Stories
~ Peta Stavelli, NZ Motorhomes, Caravans & Destinations (October 2012)


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