Apartheid and Beyond : South African Writers and the Politics of Place
Apartheid and Beyond is a major contribution to the study of South African literature, offering innovative readings of writers like Coetzee, Gordimer, Fugard, Tlali, and Mda. Focusing on the relationship between place, subjectivity, and literary form, this study enhances our understanding of apartheid as a geographical form of control and of its imagined and actual transformation.
- Hardback | 234 pages
- 154 x 238 x 26mm | 521.64g
- 16 Nov 2006
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
The breadth and subtleties of Barnard's analysis make Apartheid and Beyond an important study of major South African literary figures * Modern African Studies *
About Rita Barnard
Rita Barnard is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania and Professor Extraordinaire at the University of Stellenbosch.