The Resource The essential gesture : writing, politics and places, Nadine Gordimer ; edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman

The essential gesture : writing, politics and places, Nadine Gordimer ; edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman

Label
The essential gesture : writing, politics and places
Title
The essential gesture
Title remainder
writing, politics and places
Statement of responsibility
Nadine Gordimer ; edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordimer, Nadine
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.G6
LC item number
Z467 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clingman, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gordimer, Nadine
  • Gordimer, Nadine
  • Novelists, South African
  • Novelists, South African
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Literatur
  • Politik
  • Literatur
  • Politik
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • Südafrika (Staat)
  • Südafrika
Label
The essential gesture : writing, politics and places, Nadine Gordimer ; edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part I: Beginnings -- A bolter and the invincible summer -- Part II: A writer in South Africa -- Where do whites fit in? -- Chief Luthuli -- Great problems in the street -- Censored, banned, gagged -- Why did Bram Fischer choose jail? -- One man living through it -- Speaking out: the necessity for protest -- A writer's freedom -- Selecting my stories -- Letter from Johannesburg, 1976 -- Relevance and commitment -- Part III: A writer in Africa -- Egypt revisited -- The Congo River -- Madagascar -- Pula! -- Merci Dieu, it changes -- A vision of two blood-red suns -- Part IV: Living in the interregnum -- The unkillable word -- Censors and unconfessed history -- Living in the interregnum -- The essential gesture -- Letter from Johannesburg, 1985
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
vii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780394568829
Lccn
88021612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18163626
  • (OCoLC)ocm18163626
Label
The essential gesture : writing, politics and places, Nadine Gordimer ; edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part I: Beginnings -- A bolter and the invincible summer -- Part II: A writer in South Africa -- Where do whites fit in? -- Chief Luthuli -- Great problems in the street -- Censored, banned, gagged -- Why did Bram Fischer choose jail? -- One man living through it -- Speaking out: the necessity for protest -- A writer's freedom -- Selecting my stories -- Letter from Johannesburg, 1976 -- Relevance and commitment -- Part III: A writer in Africa -- Egypt revisited -- The Congo River -- Madagascar -- Pula! -- Merci Dieu, it changes -- A vision of two blood-red suns -- Part IV: Living in the interregnum -- The unkillable word -- Censors and unconfessed history -- Living in the interregnum -- The essential gesture -- Letter from Johannesburg, 1985
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
vii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780394568829
Lccn
88021612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18163626
  • (OCoLC)ocm18163626

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