Southern Africa



Texts by individual authors

Texts by individual authors

Coetzee, J. M. Disgrace. London: Secker & Warburg, 1999. (novel)
EngSem PAF Coet C:5, in print

Dangarembga, Tsitsi. Nervous Conditions. London: Women's Press, 2001. (novel, 1988)
EngSem PAF Dang C:1, in print

Gordimer, Nadine. The Pickup. Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2002. (novel)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Fugard, Athol. “Sizwe Banzi is Dead.” Ed. Athol Fugard, and Dennis Walder. The Township Plays. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000. (drama, 1974; with John Kani and Winston Ntshona)
EngSem PAF Fuga B:4, in print

Head, Bessie. A Question of Power. Oxford: Heinemann, 1974. (novel)
EngSem PAF Head C:1, in print

Hove, Chenjerai. Bones. David Phillips Publishers, 1988. (novel)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Marechera, Dambudzo. House of Hunger. London: Heinemann, 1990. (short stories, 1978)
EngSem PAF Mare C:1, in print

Vera, Yvonne. Why Don’t Your Carve Other Animals. Toronto: TSAR, 1992. (short stories)
EngSem PAF Vera C:1, in print

Wicomb, Zoë. David’s Story. New York: Feminist Press at The City Univ. of New York, 2002. (novel)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Paton, Alan. Cry the Beloved Country. A Story of Comfort in Desolation. Vintage, 2002. (novel, 1948)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print


Achebe, Chinua, and C. L. Innes, eds. The Heinemann Book of Contemporary African Short Stories. London: Heinemann, 1992.
EngSem PAF 620:8, in print

Chipasula, F., and S., eds. The Heinemann Book of African Women's Poetry. Oxford: Heinemann, 1996.
EngSem PAF 630:5, in print

Gray, Stephen, ed. The Picador Book of African Stories. London: Picador, 2000.
EngSem PAF 620:4, in print

Hirson, Dennis and Martin Trump, eds. The Heinemann Book of South African Short Stories. Oxford: Heinemann, 2006.
EngSem PAF 620:5, in print

Jeyifo, Biodun, ed. Modern African Drama. New York: Norton, 2002.
EngSem PAF 640:1, in print

Maja-Pearce, Adewale, ed. The Heinemann Book of African Poetry in English. Oxford: Heinemann, 1990.
EngSem PAF 630:2, in print

Moore, Gerald, ed. Penguin Book of Modern African Poetry. London: Penguin, 1998.
EngSem PAF 620:3, in print

Vera, Yvonne, ed. Opening Spaces: An Anthology of Contemporary African Women's Writing. Oxford: Heinemann, 1999.
EngSem PAF 620:1, in print


Adey D., et al. Companion to South African English Literature, 1986.
Ordered for EngSem; though out of print

Davenport, Thomas R., and Christopher Saunders. South Africa: A Modern History. London: Macmillan, 2000.
EngSem PAF 200:2, in print

Killam, Gordon D., and Ruth Rowe. The Companion to African Literatures. Oxford: Currey, 2000.
EngSem PAF 100:3, in print

Iliffe, John. Africans: The History of a Continent. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1995.
EngSem PAF 200:16, in print

Omer-Cooper, John D. History of Southern Africa. Oxford: Heinemann, 1994.
EngSem PAF 200:3, in print

Owomoyela, Oyekan, ed. A History of Twentieth-century African Literatures. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1993.
EngSem PAF 400:3, in print

Parker, John, and Richard Rathbone. African History: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2007.
EngSem PAF 200:7, in print

Ross, Robert. A Concise History of South Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2008.
Ordered for EngSem, still in print