By Tim Mehigan
the quantity highlights Coetzee's quite nuanced method of writing as either an exacting craft and a tough moral-ethical venture. It discusses Coetzee's complicated relation to apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa, the land of his start, and evaluates his advanced responses to the literary canon. Coetzee emerges as either a modernist and a hugely self-aware postmodernist - a champion of the truths of a literary company performed unrelentingly within the mode of self-confession.
participants: Chris Ackerley, Derek Attridge, Carrol Clarkson, Simone Drichel, Johan Geertsema, David James, Michelle Kelly, Sue Kossew, Mike Marais, James Meffan, Tim Mehigan, Chris Prentice,Engelhard Weigl, Kim L. Worthington.
Tim Mehigan is Professor of Languages within the division of Languages and Cultures on the college of Otago, New Zealand and Honorary Professor in theDepartment of Languages and Comparative Cultural reviews on the college of Queensland, Australia.
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A Companion to the Works of J. M. Coetzee (Studies in English and American Literature and Culture) by Tim Mehigan