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Nadine Gordimer, Jump and Other Stories: “the alternate lives I invent”

Du jeu 04 oct 2018 au ven 05 oct 2018



Keynote speakers:

Professor Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania
Stephen Clingman, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Description générale

This international conference seeks to offer new perspectives on Nadine Gordimer’s collection of short stories Jump and Other Stories, published in 1991, the year Nadine Gordimer was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Contributors will adopt a variety of approaches that will illuminate the main themes, narrative strategies, literary traditions, modes of writing, generic traits, structural principles and any other component of the collection.

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