Doris Lessing

Author: Carey Kaplan
Publisher: Ohio Univ Pr
Size: 11.88 MB
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Doris Lessing

Author: Gayle Greene
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 047208433X
Size: 30.10 MB
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An original and compelling appraisal of this important international literary figure

The Dialogic Self

Author: Roxanne J. Fand
Publisher: Susquehanna University Press
ISBN: 9781575910222
Size: 17.24 MB
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Addresses the dilemma of the female subject in these three twentieth-century British women novelists.

Doris Lessing

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 0791074412
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Essays of critical interpretation portray views of Doris Lessing's work, including "The Golden Notebook," "Marriages," and "The Grass is Singing."

Doris Lessing S The Golden Notebook After Fifty

Author: A. Ridout
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137477423
Size: 72.31 MB
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Published in 1962, Doris Lessing's The Golden Notebook merits fresh theoretical, geopolitical, autobiographical, and aesthetic approaches. Prompted by the novel's golden anniversary, the twelve essays collected in this volume provide fresh analyses along with appreciative memoirs for 21st century readers of this well-known masterpiece.

Modern British Women Writers

Author: Vicki K. Janik
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313310300
Size: 55.95 MB
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This reference includes alphabetically arranged entries on 58 British women writers of the 20th century. Some of these writers were born in England, while others, such as Katherine Mansfield and Doris Lessing, came from countries of the former Empire or Commonwealth. The volume also includes entries for women of color, such as Kamala Markandaya and Buchi Emecheta.

Postcolonial African Writers

Author: Pushpa Naidu Parekh
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313290565
Size: 61.61 MB
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Postcolonial African writers have made enormous contributions to world literature. This reference book overviews their lives and works. The volume includes alphabetically arranged profiles for some 60 postcolonial African writers, including Chinua Achebe, Ama Ata Aidoo, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Buchi Emecheta, Nadine Gordimer, Bessie Head, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Doris Lessing, Peter Nazareth, Gabriel Okara, Femi Osofisan, and Efua Theodora Sutherland. Each entry includes a brief biography, a discussion of major works and themes that appear in the author's writings, an overview of the critical response to the author's works, and a bibliography of primary and secondary sources. The volume begins with an introductory essay on postcolonial criticism and African writing, and it concludes with a selected, general bibliography of seminal critical studies.