Study Guide

Disgrace Allusions

By J.M. Coetzee

Allusions

Literary, Philosophical, and Art References

Film and Pop Culture References

Historical References

  • Chairman Mao Zedong, leader of the People's Republic of China from 1949-1976 (7.85)
  • Teresa Guiccioli, mistress of Lord Byron (10.61, 16.59; 20.47-75)
  • Thoth, Ancient Egyptian God of Wisdom (14.55)