Death of Nadine Gordimer [fr]
We were extremely saddened to learn of the death on July 14 in Johannesburg of Nadine Gordimer.
We extend our condolences to her family as well as the South African people.
Nadine Gordimer was a talented writer committed to the fight against apartheid; she leaves behind an important collection of work. She won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991 and was awarded the rank of Officer of the National Order of Merit and Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters.