[PDF / Epub] ☉ Disgrace Author J.M. Coetzee – E17streets4all.co.uk Set in post apartheid South Africa J M Coetzee’s searing novel tells the story of David Lurie a twice divorced 52 year old professor of communications and Romantic Poetry at Cape Technical Universit Set in post apartheid South Africa J M Coetzee’s searing novel tells the story of David Lurie a twice divorced year old professor of communications and Romantic Poetry at Cape Technical University Lurie believes he has created a comfortable if somewhat passionless life for himself He lives within his financial and emotional means Though his position at the university has been reduced he teaches his classes dutifully; and while age has diminished his attractiveness weekly visits to a prostitute satisfy his sexual needs He considers himself happy However when Lurie seduces one of his students he sets in motion a chain of events that will shatter his complacency and leave him utterly Disgraced.
John Maxwell Coetzee is an author and academic from South Africa He became an Australian citizen in after relocating there in A novelist and literary critic as well as a translator Coetzee has won the Booker Prize twice and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
- 220 pages
- J.M. Coetzee
- 20 June 2016 J.M. Coetzee