Nadine Gordimer


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Noun1.Nadine Gordimer - South African novelist and short-story writer whose work describes the effects of apartheid (born in 1923)
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Among the writers are Nigeria's Wole Soyinka and Chinua Achebe; Egypt's Naguib Mahfouz; Kenya's Ngugi wa Thiong'o; South Africa's Nadine Gordimer and J.
Alex La Guma, Es'kia Mphahlele, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, JM Coetzee, Nadine Gordimer and David Rubadiri were constant visitors in our class because of Prof Wanjala and he would make us fall in love with the personalities of the writers long before we even read their books.And indeed, he had interacted with some of them.
PEN members through the years have included Nobel laureates Mario Vargas Llosa, Nadine Gordimer, Gunter Grass, Francois Mauriac and Liu Xiabao.
South African writer Nadine Gordimer has been one of the most
Other literary giants who have featured in the past include Harold Pinter, William Styron, Nadine Gordimer, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, John Banville ...
Judy Blume, Maurice Sendak, Shel Silverstein, Alvin Schwartz, Leslea Newman, and Nadine Gordimer used to regularly cause pearl-clutching patrons and parents to have conniptions, so I worried that we Jews were losing our edge.
Among his topics are postmodernism and black writing in South Africa, the ideology of reconciliation: its effects on South African culture, Alex La Guma: the man and his work, Herman Charles Bosman: in search of the "true" Afrikaners, South African fiction: writers at the barricades, Coetzee's White Writing: On the Culture of Letters in South Africa, Nadine Gordimer at 75, and how I write.
Nobel laureate Nadine Gordimer published July's People in 1981, which depicted white-minority rule and its collapse.
Like the wide range of characters in Nadine Gordimer's early long fiction, white women of conscience are strangled by the condition of living in South Africa in the light of apartheid legislations.
[beaucoup moins que] Je ne cesse de le dire qu'on a perdu un prix Nobel, une grande plume, une Nadine Gordimer [beaucoup plus grand que], estime-t-elle.