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Doris Lessing (1919 – )

Nationality: British
Born: Persian
Periods: British: 20th Century

Author of the controversial novel, The Golden Notebook.

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Biographical sites about Doris Lessing

Doris (May) Lessing (1919-)
A biography and bibliography of the author.
Contains: Extensive Bio, Works List,
Author: Kuusankoski Public Library, Finland
Doris Lessing: A Retrospective
This lovely site offers a biography of the author, bibliographies (in various forms) of her works, photographs, lists of awards, and links to interviews and commentary. An excellent and comprehensive site.
Contains: Interview, Commentary, Works Available, Works List, Pictures, Awards, Full Bio
Author: Jan Hanford
Lessing returns to South Africa after 40 years
A short piece on the author’s return to South Africa in 1995
From: The Nando Times September 25, 1995

Other sites about Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing: Hot Dawns
An interview with the author.
Contains: Interview
Author: Harvey Blume
From: The Boston Book Review
Life is stronger than fiction — at 76, Doris Lessing wants to be alone
An interview with the author.
Contains: Interview
Author: Helena de Bertodano, The Daily Telegraph
A Notorious Life: The Salon Interview
“Doris Lessing talks about the illusions of communism, political correctness, and why the sexual revolution backfired.”
Contains: Interview
Author: Dwight Garner
From: Salon Magazine http://www.salonmagazine.com/
A Visit With Doris Lessing
An intriguing piece on Lessing by Joyce Carol Oates.
Contains: Interview, Commentary
Author: Joyce Carol Oates
From: Southern Review v9 1973 p873-882

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Last Updated Apr 29, 2013