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/ ˈgɔr də mər /
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Nadine, 1923–2014, South African short-story writer and novelist: Nobel Prize 1991.
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Nadine Gordimer once called Phillips “the best short-story writer since Eudora Welty.”
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Nadine. born 1923, South African novelist. Her books include The Lying Days (1952), The Conservationist (1974), which won the Booker prize, None to Accompany Me (1994), and The House Gun (1998). Her works were banned in South Africa for their condemnation of apartheid. Nobel prize for literature 1991
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