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The Native Commissioner (Shaun Johnson) by Mind Map: The Native
Commissioner
(Shaun Johnson)
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The Native Commissioner (Shaun Johnson)

Kentani

Promoted to native Commissioner

Tanase Ntabaka

"what has it to do with you sir?", "he questioned the maning and valadity and morality of everything he was doing"

Duma Story

Witbank

George Asks for transfer here

Argues against racism

Wants to work in Museum of Man and Science

Where suicide takes place

"shield from reality"

"His eyes seem to be receding in their sockets"

Libode

George Transfers again

SA becomes a republic

"acceptance for the white man in black africa?"

Duiwelskloof

George becomes Senior Bantu Affairs Commissioner

Sam is Born

Narrator

Trying to understand G with his reconstruction of memories from the box (Witbank)

"a shadow had crept across his face"

First sign of depression

Tsumeb

George becomes Native Commissioner

Chris is born

3rd Son

Matric Pupil

Takes in poor white farmers and bushmen

Ndwedwe

George is Promoted to native commissioner

Babanago

1916

George Jameson was Born, During WW1 > talisman of hope

Zululand

Could find bleached bones still lying on the battlefield

Both tragic and peaceful

George

clever, sensitive... a perfectionist, hard on himself with a shadow of self doubt

Graduated in 1933

Also wanted to be an archaeologist or anthropologist

Married Jean Stockley

Denies his own beliefs and needs

Commits suicide at the end

enlists in NMR (Natal Mounted Rifle)

he is a superb marksman and a hard man who believes he can kill a man if it comes to that

will not "treat the black man like an un person

Places

Babanango

Barbies

Ndwedwe

Never

Tsumeb

Take

Kentani

Kash

Duiwelskloof

Dancing

Libode

Like

Witbank

Whores

Overseas trip

George really loves Africa

Build library of zulu texts

Feels like a foreigner

Novel

Pathetic - everything, us, life

Box

"Presence of Absence"

"Release a story from a sealed box"

Ward

"Nervous Feeling in my legs"

"I could not stop my mind from going to those dark places"

"I kept telling them it must be Physical"

"I feel terrible about the shame that I've caused them"

"a good man, though he doubts"

G = 49

Kitchen

Jean copes without G

Lots of commas

"I'm terrified about what is going to happen to him and often feel angry with him"

G is "deluding himself"

"Indulging in self-pity"

Sons

Billy

Engineer

Ryan

Artist

Chris

Matric

Sam

Narrator