Iris Murdoch

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British writer (born in Ireland) known primarily for her novels (1919-1999)

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Joyce Carol Oates, David Lodge, Dame Iris Murdoch, Edmund White, Alice Walker and others are mentioned or discussed, but Benedict did not establish contact with them.
The decision has been made by Professor John Bayley to sell the personal library of his late wife, Dame Iris Murdoch, due to a lack of space in his house in Oxford, UK.
But film veteran Dame Judi Dench flew the flag for Britain when she won Best Actress - her eighth Bafta title - for her role as alzheimer-suffering novelist Dame Iris Murdoch in Iris.
Kate, 25, donned a brown wig to play the part of the late writer Dame Iris Murdoch.
The doctor who cared for author and philosopher Dame Iris Murdoch yesterday said her brain had been donated for research into Alzheimer's disease, according to her wishes.
DAME Iris Murdoch was one of the greatest British novelists of the 20th century.
The late Dame Iris Murdoch said, "People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us".
Dame Iris Murdoch was regarded as one of the greatest writers of the 20th Century.
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