New PDF release: Apartheid and Beyond: South African Writers and the Politics

By Rita Barnard

ISBN-10: 0199791163

ISBN-13: 9780199791163

Apartheid and Beyond bargains trenchant, traditionally delicate readings of writings via Coetzee, Gordimer, Fugard, Tlali, Dike, Magona, and Mda, concentrating on the intimate courting among position, subjectivity, and literary shape. It additionally explores the way in which apartheid functioned in its daily operations as a geographical method of keep watch over, exerting its strength via such spatial mechanisms as residential segregation, bantustans, passes, and prisons. through the examine, Rita Barnard presents historic context via highlighting key occasions resembling colonial profession, the construction of black townships, migration, compelled removals, the emergence of casual settlements, and the sluggish integration of white towns. Apartheid and Beyond is either an cutting edge account of an immense physique of politically inflected literature and an innovative mirrored image at the socio-spatial points of the transition from apartheid to democracy.

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