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Op reis met 'n hond | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies

Anna Kemp

An intriguing and authoritative new narrator voice. The elegiac and understated narratives are linked through recurring motives (loss, the past, the dog, violence, guilt, art) and the same narrator’s voice. The dog as main motif (the inescapability of the past – dogging our footsteps forever?) is woven through the book. These are finely observed stories of loss and alienation, but not without irony and even humour (the macabre humour in the story of a visit to a farm) and the sense of healing that beauty and art and memories also bring.

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Op reis met 'n hond | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies


Author: Anna Kemp
Category: Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies
ISBN: 9780798151849
Date Released: 20 September 2010
Price (incl. VAT): R 260.00
Format: Soft cover, 128pp

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Anna Kemp


Anna Kemp grew up in the Free State and obtained an MA in German literature at the University of the Free State. She lectured, first in German and then in...

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