TITLE

Stating the Problem: Doris Lessing's "The Golden Notebook" and the Possibility of Representation

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Sophia
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Doris Lessing Studies;Winter2010/2011, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the novel "The Golden Notebook" by Doris Lessing is presented. It explores the open-ended aesthetic and radically disjointed structure of Lessing. It criticizes the postmodernist rejection of the activist or the politically committed text of Lessing through representation dilemma in the novel's structure. It also considers the novel as a critique of a postmodern literature.
ACCESSION #
66729862

 

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