• V.S. Naipaul : homelessness and exiled identity 

      Cader, Roshan (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
      Thinking through notions of homelessness and exile, this study aims to explore how V.S. Naipaul engages with questions of the construction of self and the world after empire, as represented in four key texts: The Mimic ...
    • Ethics of the real : Michael Ondaatje's Anil's Ghost and the touch of the world 

      Rosochacki, Elke (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
      This dissertation rests on the assumption that the literary text is fundamentally part of the world from which it emerges. Following Heidegger's understanding of the work of art as a form of unconcealment, it argues that ...