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Rewriting Modernity

Studies in Black South African Literary History

by David Attwell

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University of Kwazulu Natal Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Politics in literature,
  • Black authors,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • English,
  • Republic of South Africa,
  • South African literature,
  • African,
  • Apartheid in literature,
  • Africa - South - South Africa,
  • History and criticism,
  • South African literature (English)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9646411M
    ISBN 101869140745
    ISBN 109781869140748

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