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J.M. COETZEE - WHAT'S IN A NAME?

THE CHILDHOOD OF JESUS by J.M. Coetzee (2013)

This is an odd and frustrating novel.

Calling a book The Childhood of Jesus and then not referring once to Jesus by name is perverse to say the least. 411 more words

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What Was on My . . .

Since it’s officially summer and a friend from South Africa has been visiting, I’ve dragged myself out of the writing cave—and been bombarded with serendipity. A trip up the mountain, a mistyped internet search, an article found on the bottom of my to-read pile, all brought me a piece of literary esoterica. 928 more words

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