Nortje, Arthur Kenneth

About Arthur Kenneth Nortje

Biography (South African History Online)



Lefevere, Andre. "Arthur Nortje's Poetry of Exile." Restant, vol. 8, no. 2, 1980



Premawardhana, Devaka. "Special Issue: East African and Indian Ocean Perspectives." Journal of Africana Religions, vol. 7, no.1, 2019

Thorpe, Andrea. "The 'Pleasure Streets' of Exile: Queer Subjectivities and the Body in Arthur Nortje's London Poems." Journal of Literary Studies, vol. 34, no. 1, 2018

Khoyratty, F., and K. Issur. "The Selfie and the Other: Mauritius as Map and Territory in Hindustani Film and Existential Implication for the Ocean with the Short Memory." Dire l'Océan Indien, Combeau et al. (eds.), 2017

Jones, Justin, and Ali Usman Qasmi. "Isna 'Ashari and 'ili Shi'ism: From South Asia to the Indian Ocean." Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society , vol. 24, no. 3, 2014

Khoyratty, F. "Postponing the Indian Ocean: Bollywood Map-Making and Nostalgia for Community in the New Indian Diaspora with Particular Reference to Mauritius." Identités Migrations et Territoires dans L'océan Indien, Andoche et al. (eds.), 2014

Desai, G. Commerce with the Universe: Africa, India, and the Afrasian Imagination, 2013

Asher, Frederick M. "Visual Culture of the Indian Ocean: India in a Polycentric World." Diogenes, vol. 58, no. 3, 2011

Hawkins, Peter. "'Until When Shall We Remain Postcolonial?' Globalisation, Nationalism and Cultural Self-Determination in the Literatures of the Indian Ocean." E-France, vol. 2, 2008 (.pdf file)

Hawley, John C. India in Africa/Africa in India: Indian Ocean Cosmopolitanisms, 2008

Viestad, Andreas. Where Flavor Was Born: Recipes and Culinary Travels Along the Indian Ocean Spice Route, 2007

Kapur-Dromson, Neera. From Jhelum to Tana, 2007

Haring, Lee, and Dawood Auleear. Indian Folktales from Mauritius, 2006

Mukta, Parita. Shards of Memory: Woven Lives in Four Generations, 2002

Salvadori, Cynthia. We Came in Dhows, 1996

Brutus, Dennis. "Two Poems by Nortje with a Note." . African Literature Today, vol. 10, 1979

Thompson, G. "The Ismailis in Uganda." Expulsion of a Minority: Essays on Ugandan Asians, Twaddle (ed.), 1975




Poetry Collections

Anatomy of Dark (2000)

Dead Roots (1973)