Writer Nadine Gordimer Captured Apartheid’s Contradictions
“South African writer Nadine Gordimer, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1991, died Sunday at the age of 90. Gordimer merged the personal and political to create a compelling portrait of the injustice of life under apartheid.”
This NPR article offers a nice overview. You can also find out more about her work, which won a Booker Prize for her novel “The Conversationalist,” in The Guardian’s article about her five must-read books.