2001 FICTION AWARD
These Waves of
by Caitlin Fisher
"These Waves of Girls"
is a hypermedia novella exploring memory, girlhoods,
cruelty, childhood play and sexuality. The piece is
composed as a series of small stories, artifacts,
interconnections and meditations from the point of
view of a four year old, a ten-year old, a twenty
The work is readable
on the web at yorku.ca/caitlin/waves
and requires the current Flash plug-in.
Caitlin Fisher recently completed a
hypertextual dissertation in Social and Political
Thought and is currently an Assistant Professor of
Fine Arts Cultural Studies at York University, Toronto.
Fisher is a founding editor of j_spot, the
Journal of Social and Political Thought and a member
of the Public Access art collective. She writes with
the 'Stern Writing Mistresses' in Toronto.