Michael Heyward

About Michael Heyward

Michael Heyward was John Clarke’s editor. He is publisher at Text Publishing and the author of The Ern Malley Affair (1993).

Articles about Michael Heyward

Articles by Michael Heyward

The Crazy Games of John Clarke

John Clarke had been in training to write The Tournament his whole life. He was curious about everything. He loved ideas. He was extraordinarily sensitive to language and to effects of style. He was a brilliant mimic and parodist. He had the nerveless approach of the encyclopaedist. And he adored the idiom of sports commentary.