Fixations by Ceridwen Dovey

Ceridwen Dovey is a South African and Australian social anthropologist and author, born in 1980.  Her debut novel, Blood Kin, was published in 15 countries, shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Award and the Wall Street Journal named her as one of their ‘artists to watch.’  Her second novel, Only The Animals won the 2014 Readings New Australian Writing Award.  Tonight’s collection is taken from the anthology Sex & Death Stories, edited by Sarah Hall and Peter Hobbs.