J.M. Coetzee and the Limits of Cosmopolitanism

J.M. Coetzee and the Limits of Cosmopolitanism

By: Katherine Hallemeier (author)Hardback

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Drawing on postcolonial and gender studies, as well as affect theory, the book interrogates cosmopolitan philosophies. Through analysis of J.M. Coetzee's later fiction, Hallemeier invites the re-imagining of cosmopolitanism, particularly as it is performed through the reading of literature.

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About Author

Katherine Hallemeier is Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of English at Oklahoma State University, USA.


Introduction: Cosmopolitanism and Feeling 1: Sympathy and Cosmopolitanism 2: John Coetzee and Rational Cosmopolitanism 3: Elizabeth Costello and Affective Cosmopolitanism 4: Shame and Cosmopolitanism 5: J.M. Coetzee and Nonhuman Cosmopolitanism Epilogue: Leave Taking

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/11/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781137352545
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 210
  • ID: 9781137352545
  • weight: 395
  • ISBN10: 113735254X

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