Thế giới văn chương hoài nghi và
J. M. Coetzee
Zing.vnThế giới văn chương hoài nghi và tăm tối của JMCoetzeeZing.vnTrong thông cáo báo chí của Viện Hàn Lâm Thụy Điển về giải Nobel năm 2008, J. M Coetzee được vinh danh và ca ngợi: “Chẳng có tác phẩm nào của ông giống tác phẩm nào. Đọc thật kỹ ta mới phát hiện ra tất cả là những chuyến du hành theo đường trôn ...and more »
Posted on 26 June 2017 | 5:40 pm
Nobel laureate writer JM Coetzee sends
Hurriyet Daily NewsNobel laureate writer JM Coetzee sends solidarity message to Turkish hunger striking educatorsHurriyet Daily NewsNobel laureate writer John Maxwell Coetzee has sent a message of solidarity to Nuriye Gülmen and Semih Özakça, the two hunger striking educators who have been on a hunger strike for over 80 days in protest at being dismissed from their posts through ...
Posted on 30 May 2017 | 4:39 am
'The Schooldays of Jesus,' by JM Coetzee -
SFGate'The Schooldays of Jesus,' by JM CoetzeeSFGateNobel laureate J.M. Coetzee begins his latest novel with an epigraph from the second part of “Don Quixote,” published in 1615, 10 years after the first part. Coetzee does not bother to translate Cervantes' Spanish: “Algunos dicen: Nunca segundas partes ...
Posted on 14 May 2017 | 4:03 am
The Gospel Dance - The Weekly Standard
The Weekly StandardThe Gospel DanceThe Weekly StandardJ. M. Coetzee is a singular case. Born in South Africa, he grew up there and has dilated on his childhood near Cape Town and on his uncle's farm in several autobiographical works. He won expansive praise for his early novels philosophizing on racial ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 6:14 pm
Briefly Noted - The New Yorker
The New YorkerBriefly NotedThe New Yorker“The Schooldays of Jesus,” “A Book of American Martyrs,” “Jonathan Swift,” and “This Close to Happy.” The Schooldays of Jesus, by J. M. Coetzee (Viking). Coetzee's austere sequel to “The Childhood of Jesus” picks up in an indeterminate country ...
Posted on 5 March 2017 | 9:00 pm
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Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:56 pm
A masterpiece of young geekhood
BOOK REVIEW | The author of ?The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet? is back with another dazzling performance.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:50 pm
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 4:55 pm
Re: Animal Testing
As an alumnus, I was glad to see the Argus’ recent articles discussing the cruelty animals are forced to endure in laboratories (“Animal Testing Poses Ethical Questions” 3/26 and “Ratting Out Animal Testing: Labs Seek Ethical Experimentation” 4/2). Last month, Nobel laureate J.M. Coetzee and more than 150 other thought-leaders and scientists endorsed a comprehensive study [...]
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 9:04 pm
Bookmarks: News and views from the book
April 4, 2015, 12:30 a.m. Martyn "Mr Booker" Goff, who died late last week, was a crucial figure in many aspects of the literary world, but his biggest impact was as administrator for 36 years of the Booker Prize. When he took over, the prize was not the guaranteed front-page story it is now.
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 7:58 am
Writers slam ‘censorship by bullet’ in
J. M. Coetzee
In an open letter published by PEN International and the Committee to Protect Journalists, writers and journalists including Salman Rushdie, J.M. Coetzee, Junot Díaz, Colm Tóibín, Noam Chomsky, Paul Auster, Margaret Atwood, Christiane Amanpour and Jon ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 11:40 am
J M Coetzee looks into the psychotherapist -
The contemporary gaze has been turned, lately, on stories. There is something in stories that is essential to our sense of what it means to be adequately human. Children intuitively grasp this and what makes sense to them tends to be what truly nourishes ...
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 12:14 am
Nobel laureate J.M. Coetzee signs open
Nobel laureate J.M. Coetzee has joined a group of 50 international academics, writers, lawyers and artists calling on the ACT government to stop its shooting of kangaroos, labelling culling as "ill-thought-out" and failing science. Winner of the 2003 Nobel ...
Posted on 19 May 2015 | 11:34 pm
J. M. Coetzee's Foe: a tale of an outcast,
Foe gives the castaway narrative a new twist, with the character Susan providing a female focus rarely employed in such stories. Narrative: J.M.Coetzee's tale of survival explores the nature of truth within stories and who has the power to tell those tales.
Posted on 8 March 2015 | 12:00 am
The Ethics Of Torture, Explored In A Painful
"Pain is truth," J.M. Coetzee writes, "all else is subject to doubt ... a pipe is pushed down its gullet and pints of salt water are poured into it." Waiting for the Barbarians was written in 1980, during the apartheid regime in South Africa.
Posted on 12 December 2014 | 6:17 am
Open Question: Is this a good thesis
J. M. Coetzee
In Disgrace J.M. Coetzee echoes the precariousness of white supremacy in South Africa through the use of symbolism and diction.
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 9:56 am
Resolved Question: When do the events in
I'm reading the novel "Regret" by JM Coetzee and I can't seem to figure out or find what year the setting of the book takes place in, and I'm curious. It mentions a stroboscopic camera (used 25 years ago) and the use of telephones is somewhat consistent. The professor listens to classical music and his students wear bizarre, bright clothing. Could this be the 50s-60s? Or the 70s?
Posted on 9 July 2012 | 4:13 am
Resolved Question: Do i know frm whr i can
i m writing essay on coetzee and his work in apartheid and post apartheid era. so do help me to collect more on coetzee. i like ths author much
Posted on 19 February 2011 | 9:35 pm
Resolved Question: How can I contact the
I am a translator and I would like to translate one of Coetzee's novels. Now I want to ask him for permission, so I need an email of him.
Posted on 13 March 2010 | 10:22 pm
Resolved Question: Why is J.M. Coetzee so
Posted on 6 December 2009 | 8:19 am