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Atrocity and Amnesia
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Robert Boyers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press

Examines novels by V.S. Naipaul, Graham Greene, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Nadine Gordimer, and Gunter Grass, and suggests an approach to political fiction
Atrocity and Amnesia
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Robert Boyers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-05-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Working deliberately against the grain of assumptions dominant in the contemporary literary academy, Boyers examines novels by G?nter Grass, Gabriel Garcia M?rquez, Milan Kundera and others, arguing that it is necessary to speak of character, ethics, and philosophic purpose if one is to understand these works. A penetrating study, Atrocity
Peacemaking
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Robert Boyers
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-25 - Publisher: BRILL

Peacemaking includes a large array of activities from local to global attempts to attain peace. It includes consideration of international, interstate, and intertribal conflict resolution; communal, personal, and interpersonal social justice; deterrence of the use of nuclear weapons; design of international treaties that prevent war or other forms of international
A Comparative Analysis of the South African and German Reception of Nadine Gordimer's, Andre Brink's and J.M. Coetzee's Works
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Eva-Marie Herlitzius
Categories: Literature and society
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: LIT Verlag M√ľnster

Books about A Comparative Analysis of the South African and German Reception of Nadine Gordimer's, Andre Brink's and J.M. Coetzee's Works
The Language of Fiction in a World of Pain
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Barbara J. Eckstein
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-10 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

This book offers new and provocative readings of Milan Kundera's Book of Laughter and Forgetting, J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians and Life and Times of Michael K, selected short fiction of Nadine Gordimer and Grace Paley, Ibuse Masuji's Black Rain, John Hawkes's Travesty, and others.