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Reading between life and work: reflections on ‘J.M. Coetzee’

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JM Coetzee has remarked that all autobiography is story-telling and also that all writing is a kind of autobiography. Exploring this link between (auto)biography, and fiction as 'writing', this essay will offer critical reflections on J.M. Coetzee’s longstanding life-writing or ‘autre-fictional’ project as it intersects with two recent biographical studies, John Kannemeyer’s J.M. Coetzee: A Life in Writing (2012), and David Attwell’s J.M. Coetzee and the Life of Writing: Face to ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1080/0950236X.2016.1158933

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, English Faculty
Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Textual Practice: an international journal of radical literary studies Journal website
Volume:
30
Issue:
3
Pages:
435-450
Publication date:
2016
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EISSN:
1470-1308
ISSN:
0950-236X
URN:
uuid:ee3f963c-f0a8-42d8-860f-10fb68b34786
Source identifiers:
608987
Local pid:
pubs:608987

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