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Occupation: writer -- short stories, novels, essays, science fiction Dates: October 22, 1919 - November 17, 2013Also known as: Doris May Lessing, Jane Somers, Doris Taylor Doris Lessing was born in Persia (now Iran), when her father worked for a bank.
In 1924, the family moved to Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), where she grew up, as her father tried to make a living as a farmer.
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Start reading the book online → Nona Willis Aronowitz writes for numerous publications including The Nation, The New York Observer, The Village Voice, Venus Zine, and
In the 1960s, she became skeptical of progressive movements and more interested in Sufism and "nonlinear thinking." , was published.
This novel, in four sections, explored aspects of the relationship of an independent woman to herself and to men and women, in a time of re-examining sexual and political norms.