Wit and humor

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The Dog that Dumped on my Doona
Allen & Unwin (2008)
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What's an eleven-year-old boy to do when an ugly dog called Blacky appears on his bed and tells...

Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart: (New Edition)
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"Things Fall Apart", set in Nigeria about a century ago, is widely regarded as Chinua...

Humour in Anglo-Saxon Literature
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Essays lay the groundwork for a theory of humour in Old English literature.

The Language of Humour
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The Language of Humour : * examines the importance of the social context for humour * explores the...

Welcome to Our Hillbrow: A Novel of Postapartheid South Africa

Welcome to Our Hillbrow

A Novel of Postapartheid South Africa

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Welcome to Our Hillbrow is an exhilarating and disturbing ride through the chaotic and hyper-real...

Literature, Satire and the Early Stuart State
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Andrew McRae examines the relation between literature and politics at a pivotal moment in English...

A Book of Nonsense
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From the benighted Old Man with a Beard to the erudite Perpendicular Purple Polly, Edward Lear's...

Magical Realism in West African Fiction
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This study contextualizes magical realism within current debates and theories of postcoloniality and...

Black South African Women: An Anthology of Plays
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This is the first anthology to focus exclusively on the lives of Black South African women. This...

The Wounded Animal: J. M. Coetzee and the Difficulty of Reality in Literature and Philosophy

The Wounded Animal

J. M. Coetzee and the Difficulty of Reality in Literature and Philosophy

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In 1997, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist J. M. Coetzee, invited to Princeton University to lecture...