The Resource A morbid fascination : white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa, Richard Peck

A morbid fascination : white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa, Richard Peck

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A morbid fascination : white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa
Title
A morbid fascination
Title remainder
white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peck, Richard
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9362.5
LC item number
.P43 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • South African fiction (English)
  • Political fiction, South African (English)
  • Politics and literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Apartheid in literature
  • Blacks in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Roman sud-africain (anglais)
  • Politique-fiction sud-africaine (anglaise)
  • Politique et littérature
  • Relations raciales dans la littérature
  • Apartheid dans la littérature
  • Noirs dans la littérature
  • Race dans la littérature
  • Fictie
  • Politiek
  • Apartheid
  • Blanken
  • Negers
  • Littérature sud-africaine
  • Littérature afrikaans
  • Littérature sud-africaine de langue anglaise
  • Politique et littérature
  • Apartheid
  • Relations interethniques
  • Noirs dans la littérature
  • Politische Literatur
  • Apartheid <Motiv>
  • Prosa
  • Apartheid in literature
  • Blacks in literature
  • Political fiction, South African (English)
  • Politics and government
  • Politics and literature
  • Race in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • South African fiction (English)
  • South Africa
  • Afrique du Sud
  • Afrique du Sud
  • Weiße
  • Englisch
  • Südafrika <Staat>
  • South Africa
Label
A morbid fascination : white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa, Richard Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Morbid Fascination with Politics in South African Prose -- 2. Beware the Gaboon Adder: Wilbur Smith's Purple Prose and Propaganda -- 3. The Mystery of McClure's Trekkersburg Mysteries: Text and Nonreception in South Africa -- 4. More Mysteries against Apartheid: Bosman, Ebersohn, and Drummond -- 5. Progressively Antipolitical: Recent Antiapartheid Best-Sellers -- 6. The Liberal Tradition in South African Writings: Alan Paton and Laurens van der Post -- 7. Undermining the Liberal Tradition: Dan Jacobson, Phyllis Altman, and Mary Benson -- 8. Condemned to Choose, But What? Existentialism in South African Writing in English -- 9. Nadine Gordimer's Morbid Fascination with Politics -- 10. The Play of Politics in South African Theater -- 11. Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 197 pages
Isbn
9780313300912
Lccn
96027387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35145723
  • (OCoLC)ocm35145723
Label
A morbid fascination : white prose and politics in apartheid South Africa, Richard Peck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Morbid Fascination with Politics in South African Prose -- 2. Beware the Gaboon Adder: Wilbur Smith's Purple Prose and Propaganda -- 3. The Mystery of McClure's Trekkersburg Mysteries: Text and Nonreception in South Africa -- 4. More Mysteries against Apartheid: Bosman, Ebersohn, and Drummond -- 5. Progressively Antipolitical: Recent Antiapartheid Best-Sellers -- 6. The Liberal Tradition in South African Writings: Alan Paton and Laurens van der Post -- 7. Undermining the Liberal Tradition: Dan Jacobson, Phyllis Altman, and Mary Benson -- 8. Condemned to Choose, But What? Existentialism in South African Writing in English -- 9. Nadine Gordimer's Morbid Fascination with Politics -- 10. The Play of Politics in South African Theater -- 11. Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 197 pages
Isbn
9780313300912
Lccn
96027387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35145723
  • (OCoLC)ocm35145723

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