Doris Lessing


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English author of novels and short stories who grew up in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) (born in 1919)

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CELEBRATED author Doris Lessing died yesterday at the age of 94.
DORIS Lessing, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature and author of The Golden Notebook, has died aged 94.
Nobel-Prize winner Doris Lessing, who died yesterday, aged 94
Nobel prize winning literature writer Doris Lessing, born on 22 October 1919, has died, aged 94, the Guardian reported on Sunday.
Melbourne, Nov 18 ( ANI ): Doris Lessing, who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2007, has died.
London: British author Doris Lessing, whose powerful feminist and anti-colonial writing won her the Nobel Literature Prize, died on Sunday at the age of 94.
SHIKASTA by Doris Lessing probably changed - and certainly shaped - my life.
Women like authors Doris Lessing, J K Rowling and Germaine Greer, the brilliant Victoria Wood, England women's football manager Hope Powell, Olympian Kelly Holmes and, even though I may not applaud her policies, Margaret Thatcher, who went where no woman had gone before to lead the nation as Prime Minister.
They are Ada after Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace, daughter of the poet, mathematician, analyst and founder of scientific computing, Bert after Albert Einstein, Dot after Doris Lessing, writer and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Sim after Sim Wong Hoo, the chief executive of Creative Technology, first manufacturer of PC sound cards and Ludo after the strategy game Pachisi, played by the Mughal Emperors of India and brought to Britain as the game Ludo.
Keywords: feminism, female individuation, sexual politics, colonialism, Doris Lessing, Grass is Singing
During the Cold War, dozens of overseas artists, activists, and intellectualsAuincluding British novelist Doris Lessing, Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, and Colombian author Gabriel GarcE[degrees]a MEirquezAuwere denied visas because of their left-leaning ideas.
He has collaborated with Paul Simon, Linda Ronstadt, Yo-Yo Ma, and Doris Lessing, among many others.
Grandmothers: Four Short Novels by Doris Lessing, and rereading
Doris Lessing who received the Nobel Prize in literature 2006 was born in Kermanshah, and although I'm pretty sure nobody, including herself, counts her as Kurdish, I do.