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A story of South Africa : J.M. Coetzee's fiction in context

Author: Susan VanZanten
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991.
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The author places the fiction of Coetzee in the context of South African history and politics. Her analysis suggests that his novels are responses to their time and place as well as rewarding  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gallagher, Susan V.
Story of South Africa.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)551320362
Named Person: J M Coetzee; J M Coetzee; J M Coetzee; John M Coetzee
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan VanZanten
ISBN: 0674839722 9780674839724
OCLC Number: 23216461
Description: xii, 258 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: History and the South African writer --
Naming the other : history, language, and authority --
The master myth of history : "Dusklands" --
A feminine story : "In the heart of the country" --
The novelist and torture : "Waiting for the barbarians" --
Apocalypse : "Life & times of Michael K" --
Writing for the other : "Foe" --
The unquiet dead : "Age of iron."
Responsibility: Susan VanZanten Gallagher.

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