Story: Fiction

Fiona Kidman, Hamilton library, 2008

Fiona Kidman, Hamilton library, 2008

Fiona Kidman's novels have female protagonists and critique gender stereotypes and social conformity. She is one of a number of women writers who have tackled these issues through fiction since the 1970s. Here Kidman is at the Hamilton library during the publicity tour for her 2008 autobiography, At the end of Darwin Road. 

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Lydia Wevers, 'Fiction - New writers of the 1970s and 1980s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 June 2024)

Story by Lydia Wevers, published 22 Oct 2014, updated 1 Aug 2015