We cannot verify your location
Browse Book and Journal Content on Project MUSE

  Volume 46, Number 1, Spring 2000

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

Previous Issue Next Issue

Special Issue: South African Fiction After Apartheid

Guest Editor: David Attwell and Barbara Harlow

Introduction: South African Fiction after Apartheid

pp. 1-9 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0006

I. Public Spheres

Truth, Telling, Questioning: The Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Antjie Krog's Country of My Skull, and Literature after Apartheid

pp. 13-41 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0011

The Whole Country's Truth: Confession and Narrative in Recent White South African Writing

pp. 42-66 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0005

The Making and Unmaking of History in Ivan Vladislavic's Propaganda by Monuments and Other Stories

pp. 67-89 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0013

The Pastoral Promise and the Political Imperative: The Plaasroman Tradition in an Era of Land Reform

pp. 90-113 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0014

Fiction and the Law: Recent Inscriptions of Gayness in South Africa

pp. 114-136 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0007

II. Authorial Projects

Surviving Murder: Oscillation and Triangulation in Nadine Gordimer's The House Gun

pp. 139-158 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0002

"Little enough, less than little: nothing": Ethics, Engagement, and Change in the Fiction of J.M. Coetzee

pp. 159-182 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0009

Mourning the Postapartheid State Already? The Poetics of Loss in Zakes Mda's Ways of Dying

pp. 183-206 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0004

The Smell of Apples, Moby-Dick, and Apartheid Ideology

pp. 207-226 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0001

Reading the Maternal Voice in Sindiwe Magona's To My Children's Children and Mother to Mother

pp. 227-245 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0010

Rediscovery of the Magical: On Fairy Tales, Feminism, and the New South Africa

pp. 246-269 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0015


Interview with Ivan Vladislavic

pp. 273-281 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0012

Interview with Sindiwe Magona

pp. 282-295 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0008


pp. 296-298 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.2000.0003

Research Areas


  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access