Nadine Gordimer

Nadine Gordimer

Biography Nadine Gordimer (1923)

South-African writer

Was born on 20 nov 1923.
Origin country South Africa
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Nadine Gordimer is a South African writer, political activist and Nobel laureate.
Her writing has long dealt with moral and racial issues, particularly apartheid in South Africa. She was active in the anti-apartheid movement, joining the African National Congress during the days when the organization was banned. She has recently been active in HIV/AIDS causes.


The Lying Days, 1953
A World of Strangers, 1958
Occasion for Loving, 1963
The Late Bourgeois World, 1966
A Guest of Honour, 1970
The Conservationist, 1974, Booker prize in 1974
Burger's Daughter, 1979
July's People, 1981
A Sport of Nature, 1987
My Son's Story, 1990
None to Accompany Me, 1994
The House Gun, 1998
The Pickup, 2001
Get a Life, 2005
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Nadine Gordimer

There is no moral authority like that of sacrifice.

Quote by Nadine Gordimer about sacrifice, authority, moral
Nadine Gordimer

The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is.

Quote by Nadine Gordimer about truth, hunger, beauty
Nadine Gordimer

Responsibility is what awaits outside the Eden of...

Quote by Nadine Gordimer about responsability, creativity