Nadine Gordimer revisited / Barbara Temple-Thurston

Author(s): Temple-Thurston, Barbara
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Subjects: Women and literature--South Africa--History--20th century
South Africa--In literature
Gordimer, Nadine--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Twayne Publishers, 1999
Series: Twayne's world authors series ;African literature TWAS 881
Twayne's world authors series TWAS 881
Twayne's world authors series. African literature
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xix, 166 p. : ports. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Ch. 1. The Rise of a Writer: "Falling, Falling through the Surface" 1
Ch. 2. Where Do Whites Fit In? The Lying Days, A World of Strangers, and Occasion for Loving 12
Ch. 3. The Novel and the Nation: The Late Bourgeois World, A Guest of Honour, and The Conservationist 41
Ch. 4. Living in the Interregnum: Burger's Daughter and July's People 78
Ch. 5. Apprentices of Freedom: A Sport of Nature, My Son's Story, and None to Accompany Me 104
Ch. 6. The Future Is Another Country: The House Gun 145
Notes and References 155
Selected Bibliography 159
Index 163
Notes: LCCN: 98055672
ISBN: 0805746080 (alk. paper)
Contents: The rise of a writer: "Falling, falling through the surface" -- Where do whites fit in? The lying days, A world of strangers, and Occasion for loving -- The novel and the nation: The late bourgeois world, A guest of honour, and the conservationist -- Living in the interregnum: Burger's daughter and July's people -- Apprentices of freedom: A sport of nature, My son's story, and None to accompany me -- The future is another country: The house gun
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 40555876
ISBN/ISSN: 0805746080