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Title:
Jump and Other Stories
Annotation:
These short stories set in South Africa during the final decade of apartheid present both hopeful and despairing views of the political and social situations faced by both black Africans and liberal whites. Violent confrontations, graphic situations, and emotional intensity convey the veracity of these portraits by the Nobel Prize-winning author.
Copyright:
1991
Original Copyright:
Translator:
Author:
Nadine Gordimer
Illustrator:
Grade Level Span:
9-12
Language:
English
Genre:
Short Story
Classification:
Culture:
African
Topic:
English-Language Arts/General
Discipline:
  • English-Language Arts/Writing
  • History/Social Science
English-Language Arts/Writing Standards:
History/Social Science Standards:
Award:
Nobel Prize
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