Where I Stand 07/03/16

On rereading Coetzee’s Foe I became aware that what I thought might be an attack on publishers was in fact an attack on the tropes and demands of the Canon (which is the complete idea i.e. re: Attridge ‘the developing bourgeois canon’).  Susan Barton says to her ‘ghost writer’ Foe (Daniel Defoe) that she wants only her tale told of her experiences on the island … Continue reading Where I Stand 07/03/16