Browsing Category J.M.Coetzee

Attwell (D.) J.M.COETZEE AND THE LIFE OF WRITING, face to face with time
272pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2015. R280
A literary biography of J.M.Coetzee that reveals the connections and relations between the novelist's life and work. David Attwell draws extensively on Coetzee's notebooks and manuscripts housed in the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas.

"With exemplary care, clarity and sensitivity David Attwell shows just how illuminating a literary biography can be." Zoë Wicomb

"A fascinating, highly readable and tremendously insightful account of the processes through which some of the greatest novels of our time came into being." Derek Attridge, University of York

"sheds startling new light on the relentless process of making and remaking that has produced the 2003 Novel Prize winner's oeuvre" Elleke Boehmer, University of Oxford

David Attwell is Professor of English at the University of York. He is also the author of "J.M.Coetzee: South Africa and the Politics of Writing" and editor of "Doubling he Point: essays and interviews".
Clarkson (C.) J.M.COETZEE, countervoices
230 pp., hardback, Basingstoke, 2009. R280
"Carrol Clarkson pays sustained attention to the dynamic interaction between Coetzee's fiction and his critical writing, exploring the Nobel prize-winner's participation in, and contribution to, contemporary literary-philosophical debates." from the back cover

Carrol Clarkson teaches in the English Department at the University of Cape Town.
Coetzee (J.M.) AGE OF IRON,
198 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1990) 1998. R205
This novel won the Sunday Express Book of the Year Award.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) BOYHOOD, scenes from provincial life
166 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1997) 1998. R190
J.M.Coetzee writes about his childhood in a small country town in South Africa.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) DIARY OF A BAD YEAR,
231 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2007) 2008. R190
J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) DISGRACE,
220 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1999) 2000. R205
This novel won the Booker Prize, making J.M.Coetzee the first author to win the Booker Prize twice.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) DUSKLANDS,
125 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1982) 2004. R195
J.M.Coetzee's first novel.

He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) ELIZABETH COSTELLO, eight lessons
230 pp., paperback, Reprint, , (2003) 2004. R190
J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) FOE,
157 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1986) 2010. R165
J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) IN THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY,
151 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1977) 2004. R170
This novel, J.M.Coetzee's second, won the CNA Prize.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) LE ORIGINI IDEOLOGICHE DELL'APARTHEID, emergere dalla censura
61 pp., paperback, Verona, 1999. OUT OF PRINT
An Italian translation of J.M.Coetzee's essay, "The Intellectual Origins of Apartheid, emerging from censorship".

Translation by Angela Righetti.
Coetzee (J.M.) LIFE & TIMES OF MICHAEL K,
184 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1974) 2004. R205
This novel won the Booker Prize and the Prix Etranger Fémina.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) SCENES FROM PROVINCIAL LIFE,
484 pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2011. R330
J.M.Coetzee's trilogy of fictionalised memoir, "Boyhood" (1997), "Youth" (2002), and "Summertime" (2009) in one volume. They have been revised for republication.
Coetzee (J.M.) SLOW MAN,
263 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R195
J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) SUMMERTIME, scenes from provincial life
266 pp., paperback, London, 2009. R170
This book completes the trilogy of fictionalised memoir begun with "Boyhood" and "Youth".

Shortlisted for the 2010 Sunday Times Fiction Prize.

J.M.Coetzee was awrded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) THE HUMANITIES IN AFRICA/ DIE GEISTESWISSENSCHAFTEN IN AFRIKA,
96 pp., paperback, Munich, 2001. R125
Includes an essay in German by Heinrich Meier.
J.M.Coetzee's text is in English & German.
This is Lesson 5 from "Elizabeth Costello".
Coetzee (J.M.) THE MASTER OF PETERSBURG,
250 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1994) 2004. R205
This novel won the Irish Times International Fiction Award.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) WAITING FOR THE BARBARIANS,
170 pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1980) 2004. R205
This novel won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the CNA Prize.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) WHITE WRITING, on the culture of letters in South Africa
194 pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1988) 2007. OUT OF PRINT
J.M.Coetzee's first volume of criticism, in which "he reads a range of texts, in various genres, which represent the endeavours of white writers to come to terms with the South African landscape and their tenuous place in it". The seven essays examine writing by William Burchell, Thomas Pringle, W.E.G.Louw, W.C.Scully, Roy Campbell, C.W.van den Heever, Olive Schreiner, Pauline Smith, Alan Paton, C.H.Kühn (Mikro), Sarah Gertrude Millin, Guy Butler, Sydney Clouts, and others.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) YOUTH,
169 pp., paperback, London, (2002) 2003. R170
J.M.Coetzee's account of his life as a young man.

J.M.Coetzee was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Coetzee (J.M.) & Kurtz (A.) THE GOOD STORY, exchanges on truth, fiction and psychoanalytic psychotherapy
198pp., paperback, London, 2015. R285
An exchange, begun in 2008, between JM Coetzee and psychotherapist Arabella Kurtz, in which they consider psychotherapy and its wider social context.

J.M.Coetzee's work includes "Waiting for the Barbarians", "Life & Times of Michael K","Disgrace" and "Diary of a Bad Year." He was the first author to win the Booker Prize twice and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003.
Arabella Kurtz is a consultant clinical psychologist and is completing psychoanalytic psychotherapy training at the Tavistock Clinic. She is currently Senior Clinical Tutor on the University of Leicester clinical psychology training course.
Dovey (C.) CERIDWEN DOVEY ON J.M. COETZEE,
295pp., hardback, d.w., Writers on Writers series, Carlton, 2018. R295
Australian writer Ceridwen Dovey was born in South Africa and grew up between South Africa and Australia. She lives in Sydney. Her mother wrote the first critical study of J.M. Coetzee's early novels.
Head (D.) THE CAMBRIDGE INTRODUCTION TO J.M.COETZEE,
113 pp., paperback, Cambridge, 2009. R200
A survey of J.M.Coetzee's fiction up to "Diary of a Bad Year" (2007).

Dominic Head is Professor of Modern English Literature at the University of Nottingham.
Strode (T.F.) THE ETHICS OF EXILE, colonialism in the fictions of Charles Brocken Brown and J.M.Coetzee
253 pp., hardback, New York & London, 2005. R770
Examines three novels by J.M.Coetzee: "Life & Times of Michael K", "Age of Iron" and "Disgrace".