skip to content
A story of South Africa : J.M. Coetzee's fiction in context Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

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

Author: Susan VanZanten
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

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...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gallagher, Susan V.
Story of South Africa.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991
(DLC) 91010667
(OCoLC)23216461
Named Person: J M Coetzee; J M Coetzee; J M Coetzee
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan VanZanten
OCLC Number: 551320362
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 258 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551320362> # A story of South Africa : J.M. Coetzee's fiction in context
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "551320362" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204616> ; # South Africa.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Thing/south_africa> ; # South Africa
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/101839018> ; # J. M. Coetzee
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Thing/english_fiction> ; # English fiction
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Place/south_africa> ; # South Africa
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Person/coetzee_j_m_1940> ; # J. M. Coetzee
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/226659013> ; # Susan VanZanten
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:description "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.""@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2684574> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23216461> ;
   schema:name "A story of South Africa : J.M. Coetzee's fiction in context"@en ;
   schema:productID "551320362" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/551320362#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_harvard_university_press_1991> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Agent/harvard_university_press> ; # Harvard University Press
   schema:url <http://books.google.com/books?id=m3VaAAAAMAAJ> ;
   schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.4159/harvard.9780674281462> ;
   schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/23216461.html> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/551320362> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Agent/harvard_university_press> # Harvard University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Harvard University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Person/coetzee_j_m_1940> # J. M. Coetzee
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Coetzee" ;
   schema:givenName "J. M." ;
   schema:name "J. M. Coetzee" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2684574#Thing/english_fiction> # English fiction
    a schema:Thing ;
   schema:name "English fiction" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204616> # South Africa.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "South Africa." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101839018> # J. M. Coetzee
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Coetzee" ;
   schema:givenName "J. M." ;
   schema:name "J. M. Coetzee" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/226659013> # Susan VanZanten
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1955" ;
   schema:familyName "VanZanten" ;
   schema:givenName "Susan" ;
   schema:name "Susan VanZanten" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23216461>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Story of South Africa." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551320362> ; # A story of South Africa : J.M. Coetzee's fiction in context
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.