Alex La Guma : politics and resistance / Nahem Yousaf

Author(s): Yousaf, Nahem
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Subjects: Politics and literature--South Africa--History--20th century
Political fiction, South African (English)--History and criticism
South Africa--In literature
La Guma, Alex--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, c2001
Series: Studies in African literature
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xii, 164 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Writing and Resistance 1
2. Problems of Limited Political Understanding: A Walk in the Night 25
3. Border-Crossings: The Germination of a Political Consciousness in And A Threefold Cord 47
4. Resistance from Within the Prison of Apartheid: The Stone Country 71
5. Making History: Politics and Violence in In the Fog of the Seasons' End 91
6. Conceptualization and Contextualization: Time of the Butcherbird 115
7. Towards Post-Apartheid Narratives 139
Bibliography 147
Index 161
Notes: LCCN: 00061332
ISBN: 0325001898 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-159) and index
OCLC Number: 44768902
ISBN/ISSN: 0325001898
1351-5713