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David Kerr

David Kerr recently interviewed Fay Zwicky for the series ‘Writing in the Eighties’, to be broadcast over 3RRR-FM early in 1984. He has published short stories, co-edits Tabloid Story and teaches Literature at Chisholm Institute.

David Kerr reviews 'Hostages' by Fay Zwicky

October 1983, no. 55 01 October 1983
In an authorial note Fay Zwicky describes her collection of stories as thematic rather than chronological. They are all concerned more or less ironically, with the growth of a writer’s consciousness which may help to account for the varying degrees of stylistic density and the shifts in personae. The first seven stories, the Helen Freeman sequence, offer a retrospective view of Helen’s s ... (read more)