Life and Times of Michael K Setting & Symbolism

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Huis Norenius

The state run institutional "school" where Michael was raised.

Cote d'Azur

The apartment complex where Anna worked and lived with the Burmanns.

Cape Town

Cape Town is a large coastal city in South Africa.

Sea Point

The suburb of Cape Town where Anna had her apartment.

Prince Albert

Prince Albert is an outlying town 200 miles east of Cape Town in the Karoo district. It was the place where the farm Anna was raised on is located. K found "his" own farm near Prince Albert.

Cape Peninsula

The greater Cape Town area.

Karoo

Karoo is a high, grass plateau located in upland South Africa, approximately 200 miles east from Cape Town. Karoo is the district where Prince Albert is located. It was also a term synonymously with phrase, "the country." (Wikipedia, 2005)

Jakkalsdrif

Jakkalsdrif is the Refugee / Detention Camp near Prince Albert where K was "held" for some time...

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