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The Resource Disgrace, J. M. Coetzee

Disgrace, J. M. Coetzee

Label
Disgrace
Title
Disgrace
Statement of responsibility
J. M. Coetzee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a novel set in post-apartheid South Africa, a fifty-two-year-old college professor who has lost his job for sleeping with a student tries to relate to his daughter, Lucy, who works with an ambitious African farmer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booker Prize, 1999.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2000.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Africa: Best Book, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020657
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coetzee, J.M
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Father and adult daughter
  • Sexuality
  • Race relations
  • Middle-aged men
  • Farm life
  • College teachers
  • Men/women relations
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Family relationships
  • Employees
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
Disgrace, J. M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780670887316
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670887316
  • (OCoLC)42707997
Label
Disgrace, J. M. Coetzee
Publication
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780670887316
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670887316
  • (OCoLC)42707997

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