Prof Gareth Cornwell
M.A., Ph.D. (Rhodes)
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teaching and Research Interests:
South African literature; nineteenth-century, twentieth-century and contemporary American fiction; short stories; Joseph Conrad; aesthetic and affective aspects of literary studies.
2016. "Damon Galgut." British Writers. Supplement XXIII. Ed. Jay Parini. Farmington Hills, MI: Charles Scribner's Sons. 105-20.
2015. "Ambivalent National Epic: Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian." Critique 56.5: 531-44.
2012. "Three Texts and the Moral Economy of Race in South Africa, c.1890-1910." English in Africa 39.2: 11-50.
"For a New-ish Criticism." Scutiny2 17.1: 5-11.
2011. "'A Teaspoon of Milk in a Bucketful of Coffee': The Discourse of Race Relations in Early Twentieth-Century South Africa." English in Africa 38.3: 9-33.
"J.M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Costello, and the Inevitability of 'Realism.'" Critique 52.3: 348-61.
"'Style is the Great Betrayer': Socialist Realism in Alex La Guma's A Walk in the Night." English Studies in Africa 54.1: 11-20.
2010. The Columbia Guide to South African Literature in English since 1945 (with Dirk Klopper and Craig MacKenzie). New York: Columbia University Press, 2009.
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