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Coetzee

J(ohn) M(ichael). born 1940, South African novelist: his works include Life and Times of Michael K (1983), Age of Iron (1990), Disgrace (1999), and Elizabeth Costello (2003)
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Tony Eprile in line with John Maxwell Coetzee on the importance of memory in democratic South Africa.
JOHN MAXWELL COETZEE was born in Cape Town in 1940 and studied in both South Africa and the United States.
Ivask described Alonso's lectures and ensuing discussions as marked by "an atmosphere of respectful intimacy," which we encountered here again thirty years later as John Maxwell Coetzee, in his measured and thoughtful way, quietly led us to examine literature and ourselves from new and often disquieting perspectives.