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Thus, a story “speaks to” each person in a similar fashion. “By reading a moral story, a child learns how important it is to “live” a virtue and gains a deeper understanding of the moral life”( Narvaez 157). On the other hand, Ormond (47) concurs with this notion when he suggests that “from a Vygotskian perspective, gradual entry into adult activities enables children to engage in behaviors and thinking skills within their zones of proximal development.” In this case, the author’s development of character revolves around the language, the perception and the thoughts of Lurie, who appears to direct the character associated with all the aspects of character development. Against this background, this paper will discuss the central role of Lurie in the author’s development of different characters throughout the book.
The book clearly presents the position of men and women as well as sex and the disgrace that comes with it. The author writes these ideas through the eyes of Lurie, where the reader is exposed to his spoken dialogue as well as the unspoken thoughts – which portray his discourse, desire and passions. Even though the novel is written in third person, the language, perceptions and the thoughts of Lurie dominate the narrative, which shows that character development for all others is filtered through that of Lurie. However, exposure to Lurie’s person does not present intimacy; so much as it portrays his isolation.
Through the story, Coetzee represents different characters through that of Lurie. For example, he presents the position of all others – through the subjective outlook of Lurie. However, this is not entirely true; as it appears that his shallow outlook of women is what has caused his two previous divorces and his inability to connect with women. This leads to the contrast that he is
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Coetzee was the 1999 Booker prize winner that revolved around the world of human and animal misery during the post-apartheid period. The author’s message is something that we tend to fear - that is any political change is not in a position to eliminate human misery.
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From this research, it is clear that the book addresses gender and racial discrimination between the two races. Women in the society have been shown as the main target of men whose intention is to satisfy the human desires. Lucy, as one of the main characters in the novel, has been used as a source of reconciliation between the two societies.
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.. He lives within his income, temperament and emotional means. Is he happy' Apparently, he is. Yet "he has not forgotten the last chorus of Oedipus: Call no man happy until he is dead" (Coetze, 2000, page 1). Lurie hasn't found any solution in any way and still has things to tie up sexually after his amorous relationship with the paid escort Soraya (much younger than him, "tall and slim with long and dark, liquid, eyes" (Coetze, 2000, page 1).
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d subjects and complexities are exposed through the themes of animal treatment, which cause great attitude change in Lurie; fathers and daughters, as obvious from the unique father-daughter relationship between Lucy and Lurie. There is also that of race, where the legacy of
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