oa Alternation - The use of onceptual metaphor in Karel Schoeman's Another Country

Volume 6, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1023-1757



There are two interrelated symbolic substrates running through Karel Schoeman's novel Another country. The first consists of a series of images that accumulate to form the conceptual metaphor Life Is a Journey. The second symbolic substrate consists of a series of images that portray the Jungian psychic process of individuation. In this article I limit my analysis to the metaphorical conception Life Is a Journey.

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