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Kafka's Curse

(1997)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Set in South Africa during the final unravelling of apartheid, a retelling of an ancient Arabic legend follows Oscar Khan's love for a woman outside his race and religion, an affair that leads to tragedy and alienation, as his unforgiving brother struggles to come to terms with Oscar's apostasy.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

January 1999 : USA Hardback
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Title: Kafka's Curse: A Novel
Author(s): Achmat Dangor
ISBN: 0-375-40510-0 / 978-0-375-40510-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pantheon
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Paperback Editions

March 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: Kafka's Curse: A Novel
Author(s): Achmat Dangor
ISBN: 0-375-70462-0 / 978-0-375-70462-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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January 1997 : South Africa Paperback
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Title: Kafka's Curse: A Novella & Three Other Stories
Author(s): Achmat Dangor
ISBN: 0-7957-0054-7 / 978-0-7957-0054-5 (South Africa edition)
Publisher: Kwela Books
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