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Published: 30 July 2015

272 Pages | 5 halftones


ISBN: 9780190256418

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Race and Rape in South African Literature

Lucy Valerie Graham

  • First monograph on the vexing issue of rape in South African literature
  • Includes readings of texts by major authors such as Kipling, Schreiner, Coetzee, Gordimer, and Zoe Wicomb
  • Blends political history and literary studies to provide a survey of South African literature from the late 1890s to the present

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