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Reading Questions for Summertime
Get the reading group guide for J.M . Coetzee by Summertime, reviewed by O Magazine in January 2010.
Cathleen Medwick reviews Summertime by J . M . Coetzee , a sly biography-within-a-novel in which characters tell an interviewer about the John Coetzee they knew when he was a struggling writer.
The Journal Keeper
and the personal strike sparks in J . M . Coetzee ’s brilliantly layered new novel. Diary of a Bad Year By J . M . Coetzee 240 pages. Viking We are in a ..... among us, including Nobel laureate J . M . Coetzee , whose Diary of a Bad Year (Viking
Diary of a Bad Year
Vince Passaro reviews Diary of a Bad Year by J . M . Coetzee for O, The Oprah Magazine
South African Literature
confined to a particular era or a particular place. Return to South Africa's bookshelf. Life and Times of Michael K By J . M . Coetzee Coetzee is the latest winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, and his reputation as a writer was solidified by this work
PATON: His Literary Legacy
directly. But every South African novelist after Paton has had to take account of it. Writers such as Nadine Gordimer and J . M . Coetzee have commented on Paton's work in their critical writing, but their fiction has mainly responded to him by indirect reaction
Megan Mullally's Bookshelf
close-up of Jimmy. Even the book jacket folds out to this incredibly intricate page, like a treasure map. Disgrace By J . M . Coetzee A South African college professor has an affair with one of his students, gets caught, and as a result, moves out of the
Cry, the Beloved Country
many articles on South African writers, including the poet Jeremy Cronin and the novelists Zakes Mda, Nadine Gordimer, J . M . Coetzee , and Mark Behr. In addition to her scholarly work, she enjoys running and listening to music, especially music by African