TITLE

"The labyrinth of my history": J. M. Coetzee's Dusklands

AUTHOR(S)
Attwell, D.
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall91, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses novelist J.M. Coetzee's book, `Dusklands,' and its themes of breaking away from the demons of colonialism and imperialism. Narrators' consciousness reflects western philosophical traditions; `Dusklands' seen as a revolt against rationality; South African context of the book as a parody; Christian values and the quest for power, assertion, preservation and recovery; More.
ACCESSION #
9202171314

 

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