In the Memorial Room by Janet Frame

Reviewed by
July–August 2013, no. 353
Feeding on the Fellow

In the Memorial Room

by Janet Frame

Text Publishing, $27.99 hb, 202 pp, 9781922147134

In the Memorial Room by Janet Frame

Reviewed by
July–August 2013, no. 353

This novel comes to us some forty years after it was written. Janet Frame (1924–2004) did not allow it to be published during her lifetime. Very probably she was anxious not to be seen as savaging the hands that had fed her: and it is indeed a gleeful, glorious savaging.

Feeding on the Fellow

In the Memorial Room

by Janet Frame

Text Publishing, $27.99 hb, 202 pp, 9781922147134

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