Temporal Temptations in Lessing's "Mara and Dann": Arriving at the Present Moment

Crater, Theresa
January 2004
Doris Lessing Studies;Winter2004, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p17
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
This article examines the book "Mara and Dann" by Doris Lessing. Some information on the social status of the story's main characters and the significance of the kitchen table to Lessing's fiction. The kitchen table is a place Lessing says is where most communities are run around a kitchen table and that anything larger would be considered impersonal.


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