European Literature Days
Huffington Post UK
They persuaded Doris Lessing to allow them to publish The Golden Notebook online. They then asked seven women writers including Naomi Alderman and Helen Oyeyemi to read the book and conduct a conversation in the margins over five to six weeks.
Hiding in Plain Sight by Nuruddin Farah: Review
... translated into more than 20 languages, have won international acclaim and the author has received numerous awards, including the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1998, when he beat out fellow nominees Doris Lessing and Philip Roth.
Trailer: French Drama 'My Friend Victoria' (Subtle, Well-Observed Critique on ...
Indie Wire (blog)
Set in Paris, the film is based on a Doris Lessing story, "Victoria and the Staveneys," and tells the story of Victoria, a young black woman of no remarkable talent, drive or ambition. The story is narrated by Fanny (Nadia Moussa), Victoria's ...
MI5 spied on leading British historians for decades, secret files reveal
At a fraught meeting at the party's headquarters at King Street in London's Covent Garden, at the end of 1956, Hobsbawm, Hill and the writer Doris Lessing agreed to write a letter attacking the party leadership's “uncritical support … to Soviet action ...