Les Cahiers de l'Acedle, numéro 2, 2006, recherches en didactique des langues, colloque Acedle, juin 2005
Littérature et didactique
Marie-Françoise NARCY-COMBES Université de Nantes
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This short story, by Nadine Gordimer, overall, speaks on the deep-seethed racial tension that influenced the individuals in this story. In essence it is about a presumably white woman being mugged by an equally presumable black male (Gordimer is from South Africa and frequently wrote about...
Nadine Gordimer's short story of a young white girls encounter with a black boy has themes of controversial sexual difference. The story begins with a clever prophetic metaphor, reversal of elements' where the white sky is blackened by smoke. This speaks of the role reversal that is about to tak...
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When I Met My Best Friend
There are many ways friends meet their best friends. Some meet them accidentally while some was destiny. But meeting my best friend was so funny. Her name is Z. We have hilarious moments together. We both know we can’t stay mad at each other. But most of all we both love...
The following is a highlighted summary of the book, A Stake in the Outcome, published by Doubleday & Company. The statements below are key points of the book as determined by James Altfeld and have been made available at no charge to the user.
Control Your Destiny or Someone Else Will
EXT. ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. - 4:00 AM A patch of water. PULL BACK TO REVEAL more water. BACK FARTHER TO REVEAL an expanse of river, up the bank to massive lawn running up to a great, classic Hudson River manor house; the country estate of William Parrish. INT. PARRISH COUNTRY ESTATE - 4:00 AM MOV...
I was in a dark valley, surrounded by big trees and yellow eyes staring at me. As I tried figuring my way out of this mysterious place, I could hear footsteps. I kept getting this feeling of someone following me. I suddenly began to walk faster, and soon my fast walk changed to running. The night wa...
November 19, 2013
The Trail to Nowhere
My parents introduced me to hiking as a child, and since then I have always found it to be a welcomed escape from the chaos that I experience in my everyday routines. I can always sense the stress leaving my...
Nadine Gordimer's "July's People" is a fictional novel which reveals many harsh realities of South Africa. Gordimer's novel takes place during a transitional period of the Apartheid called “interregnum”. The epigraph chosen by Gordimer reveals the structure of the novel: "The epigraph of the nov...
Country Lovers by Nadine Gordimer
Nadine Gordimer is a South African novelist and political activist.She was born in November 20,1923 in a small mining town called Springs in South Africa to Isidore and Nan Gordimer.Her parents were both Je...
What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith
Country Lovers by Nadine Gordimer.
ENG125: Introduction to Literature
Instructor: Corey King
October 15, 2012
When comparing and contrasting the poem What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl by Pa...
by Rob Nixon From Scribner Writers Series. Published in: British Writers: Supplement 2. Ed. George Stade. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1992. Over the past forty years, Nadine Gordimer has emerged as the most resourceful writer to have distilled fiction from the experience of a...
Life In South Africa: Nadine Gordimer
On November 20 of 1923, in a mining town on the Eastern Witwatersrand, South Africa, was born one of the worlds most influential novelist, Nadine Gordimer. Though being born in South Africa, she...
Nadine Gordimer was born on November 20, 1923 in Springs, Gauteng Province, a town near Johannesburg mining. His parents were Jewish immigrants from the middle class. His father was a watchmaker from Lithuania, from a location near the Latvian border and his mother was from London. Began writing sto...
It is typical for people to be prejudiced, yet prejudice can cause major misunderstandings and problems. Significant prejudice occurs in Nadine Gordimer’s story, “The Moment Before the Gun Went Off,” based on Marais Van der Vyver, a white South African farmer in the time of Apartheid who has...
Nadine Gordimer, a winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, has always been one of South Africa’s leading literary voices. She is one of the most important strivers who used their intelligence and qualifications to fight against the apartheid movement in South Africa which was a racial system, ba...