A bored spinster with a locked diary: The politics of hysteria in In the Heart of the Country

Briganti, Chiara
December 1994
Research in African Literatures;Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p33
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Focuses on the book `In the Heart of the Country,' by J.M. Coetzee. Characterization of Magda, the main character of the novel; Ideological and textual assumptions governing previous reviews; Provisionality and positionality of identity; Legitimization of representation of various phases of imperialism.


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