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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 168–195.
Published: 01 June 2010
... further fueled enduring criti- cal discussions of ethics and complicity in J. M. Coetzee’s work. Written as a sustained letter from Elizabeth Curren, a former classics professor who is dying of cancer, to her expatriated daughter, Age of Iron directly addresses one of the governing concerns of J. M...
Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2017) 63 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2017
... anterior erasure, Coetzee’s theft (the Christian colonizer’s theft no longer secret) becomes a gift to the reader. 1 Foe will be cited as F . 2 Mrs. Curren in Age of Iron attempts to find redemption for a life of privilege in an apartheid system as she dies of cancer; in The Master of Petersburg...