J.M. Coetzee / Dominic Head

Author(s): Head, Dominic
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: South Africa--In literature
Coetzee, J. M., 1940---Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997
Series: Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature
Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature (Unnumbered)
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xvi, 192 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
List of abbreviations
1. The writer's place: Coetzee and postcolonial literature 1
2. Writing violence: Dusklands 28
3. The wrong kind of love: In the Heart of the Country 49
4. An ethical awakening: Waiting for the Barbarians 72
5. Gardening as resistance: Life and Times of Michael K 93
6. The maze of doubting: Foe 112
7. A true confession: Age of Iron 129
8. Producing the demon: The Master of Petersburg 144
Notes 163
Select bibliography 179
Index 191
Notes: LCCN: 97006959
ISBN: 0521482321 (hb)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-190) and index
OCLC Number: 36470185
ISBN/ISSN: 0521482321