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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Nadine Gordimer has revisited the literary and historical archives of
Nadine Gordimer's fiction is generally seen as presenting readers with white women who are not able to reconcile the traumas implicated by their biological whiteness in a land in which acting against the government's system is a difficult alternative to espouse.
You know you've made it when your work gets banned - and South African Nadine Gordimer was no stranger to censorship.
NADINE Gordimer, a South African author who won the Nobel Prize for novels that explored the cost of racial conflict in apartheid-era South Africa, has died at the age of 90, her family said.
Nadine Gordimer, the South African writer whose literary ambitions led her into the heart of apartheid to create a body of fiction that brought her a Nobel Prize in 1991, died Sunday in Johannesburg.
The first essay in the collection explores secularity and spirituality in Nadine Gordimer's post-apartheid fiction.
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'.
And there is a large and exciting range of authors discussed; among others, Thea Astley, Andre Aciman, Chinua Achebe, Michael Ondaatje, Edward Atiyah, Salman Rushdie, Austin Clarke, Caryl Phillips, Zadie Smith, Margaret Atwood, Nadine Gordimer, Tayeb Salih, and Amitav Ghosh.
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.M.
And although the country can boast Nobel prize-winning authors such as Nadine Gordimer (1991) and J.M.
The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to Nadine Gordimer (South Africa, 1923-) "who through her magnificent epic writing has ...