Nadine Gordimer

Nadine Gordimer

by Dominic Head, Head
     
 

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In this study, which may be used as an introduction as well as by those already familiar with Gordimer's work, Dominic Head discusses each of Nadine Gordimer's novels in detail, examining the texts both as a reflection of events and situations in the real world, and as evidence of her constant rethinking of her craft. Head shows how Gordimer's typical concerns are

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In this study, which may be used as an introduction as well as by those already familiar with Gordimer's work, Dominic Head discusses each of Nadine Gordimer's novels in detail, examining the texts both as a reflection of events and situations in the real world, and as evidence of her constant rethinking of her craft. Head shows how Gordimer's typical concerns are developed through increasing stress on the politics of textuality; and he considers how her work as a whole contributes to the creation of a literature to challenge apartheid.

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ISBN-13:
9780521475495
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Series:
Cambridge Studies in African and Caribbean Literature Series, #2
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)

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