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Doris Lessing

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Amitav Ghosh: 'There is now a vibrant literary world in India – it all began ...

The Guardian
John Wyndham, Arthur C Clarke, Ursula Le Guin, Doris Lessing. And from the supposed mainstream who reads Angus Wilson today? To the literary establishment Lessing's later books, about planets and so on, were a kind of embarrassment. But she very ...

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'Madame Bovary' and 'Gemma Bovery' Revive and Refract a Heroine

New York Times
She is probably best known in America for the biopic “Coco Before Chanel” and for “Adore,” an adaptation of a Doris Lessing story about two women who have affairs with each other's teenage sons — a notion that might have appealed to Flaubert, come to ...

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Prescribing the correct footwear is idiotic. You can't stop a cheap thrill

The Guardian
Lipstick, according to Doris Lessing was designed to imitate the colour of the aroused labia. She found it repulsive. 'Fuck me' high heels are about intimating sexual availability. The Marquis de Sade and the organisers of the Cannes Film Festival ...

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Reading is anything but elitist

St. Cloud Times
I'm not too bothered by his sexist comments — women learn to deflect the majority of them and move on. When Doris Lessing won the Nobel for literature, Bloom called the choice "pure political correctness." Lessing countered, "If he gets the Nobel ...

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