An evaluation of South African novelist Nadine Gordimer (1923-2014)
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“Sailors gag on stinking meat, children refuse to go to school. No one knows where the end of suffering will begin.” – Burger's Daughter. South African writer Nadine Gordimer, winner of the 1991 Nobel Prize for Literature, died on July 13 at the age of 90.
A tribute to Nadine Gordimer
During the long years that I was unable to return to South Africa, where I was born, raised, and lived for the first 25 years of my life, I could spend time with Nadine Gordimer only when she visited Boston. She often stayed with close friends of hers ...
Writer Nadine Gordimer Was An 'Ambassador' For African Literature
Writer Nadine Gordimer Was An 'Ambassador' For African Literature. July 15, 201412:13 PM ET. Listen to the Story. Tell Me More. 7 min 31 sec. Playlist; Download. The South African novelist died Sunday, leaving behind a powerful legacy in her country ...
Nadine Gordimer in The New Yorker
On Monday morning, news came that Nadine Gordimer, who won the 1991 Nobel Prize in Literature, died Sunday, in Johannesburg. She was ninety years old. Over the decades, Gordimer wrote dozens of pieces for The New Yorker. Her first, a short story ...