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In pursuit of Doris Lessing : nine nations reading

Author: Claire Sprague
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The phenomenon of Doris Lessing's reputation and readership is addressed through essays that also provide an overview of Lessing's career from "The Grass is Singing", the first of a series of African  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Doris Lessing; Doris Lessing; Doris Lessing; Doris May Lessing
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Sprague
ISBN: 0333492927 9780333492925
OCLC Number: 20015822
Description: ix, 163 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : Doris Lessing : "In the world, but not of it" / Claire Sprague --
Reading Doris Lessing's Rhodesian stories in Zimbabwe / Anthony Chennells --
The quest and the quotidian : Doris Lessing in South Africa / Eve Bertelsen --
Doris Lessing in pursuit of the English, or, no small, personal voice / Clare Hanson --
From supermarket to schoolroom : Doris Lessing in the United States / Ellen Cronan Rose --
Cultures of occupation and the Canadian [con]script[ion] : "Lessing changed my life" / Virginia Tiger --
Doris through the French looking-glass / Nicole Ward Jouve --
The German Doris Lessing : a mixed [B]Lessing / Mona Knapp --
Doris Lessing in the mi[d]st[s] of ideology : the Spanish reading / Fernando Galv♭an Reula --
A case of chronic anachronisms : Doris Lessing and the USSR / Lorna M. Peterson.
Responsibility: edited by Claire Sprague.

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