Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

Born: October 22, 1919

Died: November 17, 2013

Nationality: English

Occupation: Writer

Biography: Doris May Lessing was a Zimbabwean-British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. Her novels include The Grass Is Singing, the sequence of five novels collectively called Children of Violence, The Golden Notebook, The Good Terrorist, and five novels collectively known as Canopus in Argos: Archives.

Source/Notes: As quoted in Wisdom for the Soul : Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing (2006) by Larry Chang, p. 660

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Source/Notes: Quoted in Children of Albion: Poetry of the Underground in Britain, ed. Michael Horovitz (1969): Afterwords, section 2

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Source/Notes: The Good Terrorist (2010 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307777652