In this study guide, you can get help analyzing the short story “The Silver Bell” by David Evans, found in the textbook From Dompas to Democracy, pp. 111-117. In addition to help with your analysis , you can find a summary of the text as well as ideas for interpretation and perspective.
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Title: “The Silver Bell” (2oo6)
Author: David Evans
Genre: Short story
David Evans (born 1935) is a South African writer and poet. Evans was born in Queenstown and became involved in the resistance to the apartheid regime early in his life, which resulted in a prison sentence, among other things. While in prison, Evans received a bachelor's degree in English and history via. distance learning. After his release, he moved to England and continued his studies at the University of Liverpool, where he later became a lecturer.
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