Nadine Gordimer

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South African novelist and short-story writer whose work describes the effects of apartheid (born in 1923)


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fire, heat supply node, solar) revitalize the House of John Paul II, along with Nadine Gordimer and yard management.
That's how I first got the news that Nadine Gordimer had died.
South African writer JM Coetzee won in 1983 and 1999, while Nadine Gordimer, another South African, was joint winner for her novel The Conservationist in 1974.
In 2007, he won the Man Booker International Prize, in which judge Nadine Gordimer dubbed him the 'Father of modern African literature'.
Munro looks at the work of many writers and media-makers, from popular South African TV serials to the post-apartheid work of Nadine Gordimer and J.
Mwangi's analysis is based on works by David Maillu, Moses Isegawa, Helon Habila, Nozipo Maraire, Francis Imbuga, Nadine Gordimer, Ngugi wa Thiong's, Leonard Kibera, Austin Bukenya, Katama Mkangi, Seithy Chachage.
And although the country can boast Nobel prize-winning authors such as Nadine Gordimer (1991) and J.
The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to Nadine Gordimer (South Africa, 1923-) "who through her magnificent epic writing has .
In her 1991 Nobel Prize acceptance speech, Nadine Gordimer speaks of the Word.
Publication of Freedom (January:2011, Three Rivers Press), a story collection celebrating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights with an introduction by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and notable contributors such as Walter Moseley, Joyce Carol Oates, and Nadine Gordimer.
Baker, Syl Cheney-Coker, Langston Hughes, James Olney and Wole Soyinka, along with a host of South African writers, including Andre Brink, Guy Butler, Tim Couzens, Stephen Gray, Nadine Gordimer, Alan Paton, William Plomer and Sipho Sepamla.
The aim is to produce a series reminiscent of London-based publisher Heinemann's African Writers Series, which was published for more than 40 years and helped bring such authors as Nadine Gordimer and Steve Biko to international fame.
From the perspective of law in literature, representations of law permeate South African writing: legislation, adjudication, law-enforcement, crime and imprisonment feature prominently in the works of Herman Charles Bosman, Andre Brink, J M Coetzee, Athol Fugard, Nadine Gordimer, Ellen Kuzwayo, Zakes Mda, Bloke Modisane, Alan Paton, Jonny Steinberg, Marlene van Niekerk, Ivan Vladislavic and Zoe Wicomb, amongst many others.
Coetzee, Nadine Gordimer, Seamus Heaney, Elfriede Jelinek and over one hundred other authors from every continent, for a worldwide reading of texts by the Chinese author Liao Yiwu on June 4th 2010, the 21st commemorative day of the Tiananmen Square massacre in Beijing.
One result of this campaign is the current letter-writing effort by 10 Nobel Prize winners--including Nadine Gordimer, Giinter Grass, Rigoberto Menchu and Adolfo Perez Esquivel--urging President Obama to release the Cuban Five at once.