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  • Construals of agency in the testimony of Colin de Souza 

    Bock, Zannie (Academia Press, 2009)
    In this paper, I analyse the testimony of Colin de Souza given before South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) in the mid-1990s.1 My aim is to explore how De Souza projects an identity of himself as 'agentive', ...
  • Creative non-fiction: a conversation 

    Brown, Duncan; Krog, Antjie (Taylor and Francis Group, 2011)
    Creative non-fiction has become in the sense ‘the genre’; of South African writing: writing which makes its meanings at the unstable fault line of the literary and journalistic, the imaginative and the reportorial. Duncan ...
  • A cross-linguistic analysis of the writing of prospective first year students in Xhosa and English. 

    Bock, Zannie; Dadlana, Phakamani (University of Stellenbosch, 2002)
    This article aims to characterize typical linguistic and discourse features of academic writing in Xhosa and English among prospective Xhosa-speaking students at the University of the Western Cape so as to account for ...
  • Cyber socialising: emerging genres and registers of intimacy 

    Bock, Zannie (Taylor & FrancisUNISA Press, 2013)
    The popularity of digital media networks for socialising among the youth is well documented. Much has been written on the emerging norms of textese, the global shorthand for chatting. However, becoming a proficient user ...