The Resource Playing in the Light : a Novel

Playing in the Light : a Novel

Label
Playing in the Light : a Novel
Title
Playing in the Light
Title remainder
a Novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in a beautifully rendered 1990s Cape Town, Zoë Wicomb's celebrated novel revolves around Marion Campbell, who runs a travel agency but hates traveling, and who, in post-apartheid society, must negotiate the complexities of a knotty relationship with Brenda, her first black employee. As Alison McCulloch noted in the New York Times, "Wicomb deftly explores the ghastly soup of racism in all its unglory & mdash;denial, tradition, habit, stupidity, fearmdash;and manages to do so without moralizing or becoming formulaic.". Caught in the narrow world of private interests and self-advancement, Mario
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wicomb, Zoe
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.W53
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Cape Town (South Africa)
  • Literature
  • Fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Young women
  • South Africa
Label
Playing in the Light : a Novel
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn741492579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587411
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4A10A86A-B40A-4402-84C1-4EE77D9F1086
System control number
(OCoLC)741492579
Label
Playing in the Light : a Novel
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn741492579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587411
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4A10A86A-B40A-4402-84C1-4EE77D9F1086
System control number
(OCoLC)741492579

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