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Published: 17 September 2015

274 Pages | Numerous black-and-white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198746331

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J.M. Coetzee & the Life of Writing

Face to face with time

David Attwell

  • Tells a compelling story about Coetzee's creative processes
  • Based on long acquaintance with Coetzee and his work, the book gets to the essentials of its subject's writing
  • Illustrated with photographs and examples of Coetzee's manuscripts
  • Attwell's lucid and accessible style opens up the complexities of the subject to a broad readership