Gordimer, Nadine

About Nadine Gordimer

Biography (Encyclopædia Britannica)

Biography (Nobelprize)

Veronges, Helen T.. "Nadine Gordimer, Novelist Who Took On Apartheid, Is Dead at 90." The New York Times, 14 Jul. 2014



Gevisser, Mark. "Life Times: Stories 1952-2007 by Nadine Gordimer." The Guardian, 4 Dec. 2010

Prose, Francine. "No Time Like The Present by Nadine Gordimer." The New York Times, 6 Apr. 2012



Dreifus, Claudia. "An Interview with Nadine Gordimer ." The Progressive, 14 Jul. 2014



Duncan, Rebecca. South African Gothic: Anxiety and Creative Dissent in the Post-Apartheid Imagination and Beyond, 2018

Caraivan, Maria-Luzia. "Nadine Gordimer and the Rhetoric of Otherness in Post-Apartheid South Africa." Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017

Poyner, Jane. "Writing under Pressure: A Post-Apartheid Canon?" Journal of Postcolonial Writing, vol. 44, no. 2, 2008

Erritouni, Ali. "Apartheid Inequality and Postapartheid Utopia in Nadine Gordimer's July's People." Research in African Literatures, vol. 37, no. 4, 2006

Diala, Isidore. "Interrogating Mythology: The Mandela Myth and Black Empowerment in Nadine Gordimer's Post-Apartheid Writing." NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction, vol. 38, no. 1, 2004

Jacobs, J. U.. "Nadine Gordimer's Intertextuality: Authority and Authorship in My Son's Story." English in Africa, vol. 20, no. 2, Oct. 1993

Brutus, Dennis. "Protest against Apartheid: Alan Paton, Nadine Gordimer, Athol Fugard, Alfred Hutchinson and Arthur Nortje." Protest and Conflict in African Literature, Pieterse (ed.), 1969



Autobiography/Life Writings

Living in Hope and History (1999)

Writing and Being: The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures (1995)

The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics and Places (1988)



No Time Like the Present (2012)

Get a Life (2005)

The Pickup (2001)

The House Gun (1998)

None to Accompany Me (1994)

My Son's Story (1990)

A Sport of Nature (1987)

July's People (1981)

Burger's Daughter (1979)

The Conservationist (1974)

A Guest of Honour (1970)

The Late Bourgeois World (1966)

Occasion for Loving (1963)

A World of Strangers (1958)

The Lying Days (1953)


Short Story Collections

Life Time: Stories (2011)

Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black (2007)

Telling Tales (2004)

Loot and Other Sories (2003)

Something For The Time Being 1950 - 1972 (1992)

Why Haven't You Written: Selected Stories 1950 - 1972 (1992)

Jump and Other Stories (1991)

Crimes of Conscience (1991)

Once Upon A Time (1989)

The Moment Before The Gun Went Off (1988)

Correspondence Course and Other Stories (1984)

Something Out There (1984)

Town and Country Lovers (1982)

A Soldier's Embrace (1980)

No Place Like (1978)

Some Monday For Sure (1976)

Selected Stories (1975)

Livingstone's Companion (1970)

Not For Publication (1965)

Friday's Footprint (1960)

Which New Era Would That Be? (1956)

Six Fee of the Country (1956)

The Soft Voice of a Serpent (1952)

Face to Face (1949)



The First Circle (1949)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

Telling Tales: Writing and Living 1950 - 2008 (2010)

What Happened To Burger's Daughter Or How South African Censorship Works (1980)

The Black Interpreter (1973)


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Nadine Gordimer Talks In An Interview. YouTube, 7 Nov. 2020

Nadine Gordimer Talks About Her Life. The Novel Prize, Apr. 2005