Posted in Books & Film News

Nobel Prize Winning Author Nadine Gordimer Has Passed Away


The New York Times reports that Nadine Gordimer died in South Africa yesterday (July 13):  http://nyti.ms/1jIhVsc.

Here are links to available books by her that McCain Library owns and to criticism and interpretation of her work.

The Academy of Achievement in Washington, D.C. provides a succinct page about her, including an interview.

ASC-affiliated readers may wish to explore this article about her in the Encyclopedia of Life Writing: Autobiographical and Biographical Forms.

Nelson-Mandela-and-Nadine-005

 Nelson Mandela and Nadine Gordimer in 1993.
Photograph: Louise Gubb/© Louise Gubb/CORBIS SABA

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s