Apartheid and Beyond deals trenchant, traditionally delicate readings of writings via Coetzee, Gordimer, Fugard, Tlali, Dike, Magona, and Mda, targeting the intimate courting among position, subjectivity, and literary shape. It additionally explores the best way apartheid functioned in its day by day operations as a geographical procedure of regulate, exerting its strength via such spatial mechanisms as residential segregation, bantustans, passes, and prisons. during the research, Rita Barnard presents old context by way of highlighting key occasions akin to colonial profession, the production of black townships, migration, compelled removals, the emergence of casual settlements, and the slow integration of white towns. Apartheid and Beyond is either an leading edge account of an enormous physique of politically inflected literature and an resourceful mirrored image at the socio-spatial points of the transition from apartheid to democracy.
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