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11 Bits of Wisdom From Doris Lessing, On Reading, Writing, and Life

After I read in the New York Times that The Golden Notebook author Doris Lessing, who won the 2007 Nobel Prize for Literature, passed away this morning, I turned to rereading some of her writings and interviews. I hope you'll enjoy these little wisdoms I've collected.
  • Dana Schreiner

    the golden notebook, doris lessing

  • Eriu

    The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing should be mandatory reading.

  • Erika Cleveland

    golden notebook / doris lessing, one of my favorite books

  • Prudence Fallon

    The birth of feminism & the death of communism in England & South Africa 1940's.

  • Lottie Dolls

    UK: Doris Lessing (1919-); The author who grew up in Rhodesia and left school at 13 was described by the award committee as "that epicist of the female experience" when she became the oldest winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2007 and the 11th woman to collect the prize. The Golden Notebook helped make her an icon for feminists around the world. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

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