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Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 Shattering the Word-Mirror in Elizabeth Costello : J. M. Coetzee's Deconstructive Experiment
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The author aims to demonstrate 'how Elizabeth Costello undermines the conventions of mimetic referentiality and blends narrative and essay' (80), offering a Barthean 'writerly text,' 'allowing for an interpretive pluralism that elevates the reader to the rank of co-writer' (81).

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