The Resource South African literature after the Truth Commission : mapping loss, Shane Graham

South African literature after the Truth Commission : mapping loss, Shane Graham

Label
South African literature after the Truth Commission : mapping loss
Title
South African literature after the Truth Commission
Title remainder
mapping loss
Statement of responsibility
Shane Graham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.8968
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL8014.S6
LC item number
G73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
South African literature after the Truth Commission : mapping loss, Shane Graham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-223) and index
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Contents
Introduction : mapping loss -- Pt. 1. Spaces of truth-telling : the TRC and post-apartheid literatures of memory -- 1.1. The calcification of memory : 'The story I am about to tell' and 'He left quietly' -- 1.2. A theater of displacement : 'Ubu and the Truth Commission' -- 1.3. The lie where the truth is closest : Anjie Krog's 'Country of my skull' -- 1.4. Words that look like acts : Ingrid de Kok's 'Transfer' and 'Terrestrial things' -- 1.5. Irredeemable blood, irretrievable loss : Sindiwe Magona's 'Mother to mother' -- Pt. 2. Post-apartheid urban spaces -- 2.1. Peace through amnesia : Achmat Dangor's 'Bitter fruit' -- 2.2. The city dissected : Ivan Vladislavić's 'The exploded view' -- 2.3. Linguistic trips : Phaswane Mpe's 'Welcome to our hillbrow' -- 2.4. Peripatetic mapping : K. Sello Duiker's 'The quiet violence of dreams' -- 2.5. Excavating the city : Aziz Hassim's 'The lotus people' -- Pt. 3. Excavations and the memory of landscapes -- 3.1. A map of echoes : Anne Landman's 'The devil's chimney' -- 3.2. Buried footprints : Zoë Wicomb's 'David's story' -- 3.3. Burdened by the scars of history : Zakes Mda's 'The heart of redness.'
Control code
000043488379
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
ix, 235 p.
Isbn
9780230615373
Lccn
2008042812
Other physical details
ill.
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.b2453254x
System control number
(OCoLC)259970313

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