Dr Jane Poyner

Publications

Books

with Wright L, Boehmer E, Approaches to Teaching J.M. Coetzee's Disgrace and Other Works, New York, MLA, 2014.

J. M. Coetzee and the Paradox of Postcolonial Authorship., Farnham, Ashgate, 2009.

J.M. Coetzee and the Idea of the Public Intellectual., Ohio University Press, 2006.

Articles

Cosmopolitanism and Literature of 'Terror': Zoë Wicomb's David's Story and Ishtiyaq Shukri's The Silent Minaret, Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies, Routledge, 2012

Writing Under Pressure: A Post-Apartheid Canon?, Journal of Postcolonial Writing, vol. 44, no. 2, Routledge, 2008, 103-114

Art and Visual Culture in Ivan Vladislavic's 'Portrait with Keys', The Journal of Commonwealth Literature

Subalternity and Scale in Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things, Mosaic Journal, University of Manitoba

Chapters

Dismantling the Architecture of Apartheid: 'The Long Poem of Walking' in Ivan Vladislavić's Portrait with Keys: the City of Johannesburg Unlocked (2006), in Gaylard G (eds) Marginal Spaces: Ivan Vladislavić, U Witwatersrand P and James Currey, 2012

Rerouting Commitment in the Post-Apartheid Canon: TRC Narratives and the Problem of Truth, in Wilson J, Sandru C, Welsh SL (eds) Rerouting the Postcolonial: New Directions for the New Millennium, London and New York: Routledge, 2010, 182-193

Secrets and Lies: Trauma, Resistance and Reconciliation Postponed in Zoë Wicomb's David's Story (2001), in Singh JK, Chetty R (eds) Trauma, Resistance, Reconstruction in Post-1994 South African Writing,

Conferences

Postcolonial Studies and an aesthetic of Terror, What Postcolonial Studies Doesn't Say, University of York, UK, 3rd - 5th Jul 2010

Cosmopolitanism and the Literature of Terror: Zoë Wicomb's David's Story (2001) and Ishtiyaq Shukri's The Silent Minaret (2006), The Cosmopolitan and the Cape: Reading Zoe Wicomb, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 8th - 10th Apr 2010

Dismantling the Architecture of Apartheid: 'The Long Poem of Walking' in Ivan Vladislavić's Portrait with Keys: the City of Johannesburg Unlocked (2006), Reimagining Identity: New Directions in Postcolonial Studies, WIT, Waterford, 6th - 9th May 2009

Writing Under Pressure: A Post-Apartheid Canon?, Forging the Local and the Global, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 9th - 12th Jul 2006. Forging the Local and the Global, 2006, 193-200

Internet publications

The Lives of J.M. Coetzee: Writer/Critic/Citizen?, Law, Social Justice and Global Development, 2004