Set In Post Apartheid South Africa, J M Coetzee S Searing Novel Tells The Story Of David Lurie, A Twice Divorced, 52 Year Old Professor Of Communications And Romantic Poetry At Cape Technical University Lurie Believes He Has Created A Comfortable, If Somewhat Passionless, Life For Himself He Lives Within His Financial And Emotional Means Though His Position At The University Has Been Reduced, He Teaches His Classes Dutifully And While Age Has Diminished His Attractiveness, Weekly Visits To A Prostitute Satisfy His Sexual Needs He Considers Himself Happy But When Lurie Seduces One Of His Students, He Sets In Motion A Chain Of Events That Will Shatter His Complacency And Leave Him Utterly Disgraced.
John Maxwell Coetzee is an author and academic from South Africa He is now an Australian citizen and lives in South Australia A novelist and literary critic as well as a translator, Coetzee has won the Booker Prize twice and was awarded the 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature.
- 220 pages
- J.M. Coetzee
- 25 April 2017 J.M. Coetzee