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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 May 2004
... Mythologies: Writing History and the West . London: Routledge, 1990 . Interrogating Mythology: The Mandela Myth and Black Empowerment in Nadine Gordimer's Post-Apartheid Writing ISIDORE DIALA The dialectic between history and myth-making is central in...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 417–437.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Timothy Wright Abstract Since the fall of the apartheid regime, critical discourse on and popular imaginations of South Africa have focused with renewed intensity on the city of Johannesburg: its schizophrenic social organization, its fragmented geography, its “citadelization,” its “architecture of...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 327–329.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Ali Behdad RITA BARNARD, Apartheid and Beyond: South African Writers and the Politics of Place (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2007), pp. 221, cloth, $85.00. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Reviews Geographies of South Africa rita barnard...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): iv.
Published: 01 May 2000
... identity in the antebellum U.S. MARK SANDEILS is Assistant Professor of English and American Literature at Brandeis University. He is the author of Complicities: The Intellect~tal and Apartheid, forthcoming from Duke University Press, and his essays have appeared in Lnw Text Culture, Modern...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 330–333.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., State of Peril: Race and Rape in South African Literature (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2012), pp. 272, cloth, $58.50. In the convulsive dying years of the apartheid regime, J. M. Coetzee famously characterized South African literature as a ‘‘less than fully human literature, unnaturally preoccupied with...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 144–147.
Published: 01 May 2015
... “it is not all humans who are now like dogs, but specifically the older white male intellectual in post-apartheid South Africa” (66). Beyond the silence found at the end of Coetzee's novels, for Palumbo-Liu, Gordimer's My Son's Story (1990) searches for a new moral, political, and sexual...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): iv.
Published: 01 November 2004
... Illinois P, 2005). KITA BARNARD is Associate Professor of English and Director of Women's Studies and the Alice Paul Center for Research on Women and Gender at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of The Great Dqression and the Culture of Abundance (Cambridge UP, 1995) and Apartheid...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 98–121.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of emergency laws and township warfare which in retrospect we see as the death throes of apartheid but which then felt like a nightmare without foreseeable end. In the late 1990s, we find Coetzee at work on another compelling novel set in the South Africa of the time of compositi~n.~The...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 277–302.
Published: 01 November 2004
... the South African city.” In The Apartheid City and Beyond: Urbanization and Social Change in South Africa . Ed. David M. Smith London: Routledge, 1992 . 161 –71. Sachs , Albie . “Preparing Ourselves for Freedom.” Writing South Africa: Literature, Apartheid, and Democracy, 1970–1995 . Ed...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 489–492.
Published: 01 November 2014
... familiarity and strangeness, boredom and fascination (102). This chapter also grapples with the genre of protest literature that has defined representations of South African apartheid culture in ‘‘spectacular’’ terms. Wicomb, Majumdar shows, echoes Njabulo Ndebele’s impassioned pleas for a ‘‘rediscovery of...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2021
... and a chapter on protest theatre in Apartheid-era South Africa. Eide defends the organization of the book according to genre rather than chronology by arguing that the violent aesthetic is “fairly static over the course of the century,” and thus she seeks to avoid notions of “change over time...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 14–16.
Published: 01 May 2011
... population did produce a distinctive white South African novel, but after 1950 apartheid made the differences between black and white writing less discernible. Furthermore, the regional model does not account for the fact that the dialectic of colonial violence made novels produced in Kenya closer to...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Works Cited Abel Richard L. Politics by Other Means: Law in the Struggle against Apartheid, 1980–1994 . New York : Routledge , 1995 . Agamben Giorgio . Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life . Trans. Heller-Roazen Daniel . Stanford : Stanford UP , 1998 . Arendt...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Stellenbosch. Her most recent book is Apartheid and Beyond: South African Writers and the Politics of Place (2002). bruce barnhart is visiting assistant professor of English at Wake Forest University and has com- pleted a book manuscript examining the formal exchanges between jazz and the novel. nancy...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 229–243.
Published: 01 November 2008
... intellectual allegiances are clearly European, not African. 1 am also a representative of the generation in South Africa for ulhom apartheid was created, the generation that was meanf to benefit mostfrom it. What the correct relationship ought to be between a representative of this failed...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... That, however, is the lesser-told tale, the tack not taken in comments and critiques in which “black” and “woman” upstage the aesthetic and become loaded signifiers used to damn like faint praise in a separate-but-equal coded critique as inherently exclusionary and fraught as any other apartheid but...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 334–337.
Published: 01 August 2019
... performative techniques of Kabir, Bhima, and Kabir Kala Manch are immediately recalled in Mangharam's later account of the contemporary South African worker-poets' use of the Zulu Izibongo praise poems. In both cases, precolonial oral poetic techniques serve colonial and postcolonial (apartheid and...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Nature offers a political and sexual biography of a white Jewish woman in apartheid South Africa; Drabble's The Gates of Ivo y maps an upper middleclass English woman's quest to rescue a journalist friend in Khmer Cambodia. However, all four novels work in a largely realist vein and all are...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
... tour de force. Goble deftly shows how the gramophone not only brought black and white people together as producers and consumers of black music, respectively, but also succeeded in keeping them apart and so preserved a state of apartheid even in the face of the ostensible rapprochement...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2015
... inhere simply in the challenge with which David's prickly particularity confronts us, which would make it a bleak novel indeed, but rather in the compelling ways of being and acting that he and Lucy at times body forth—ways that are shaped by the world-historical event of apartheid's end yet are not...