The manichean allegories of Doris Lessing's The Grass Is Singing

Fishburn, Katherine
December 1994
Research in African Literatures;Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p1
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses the manichean allegories in the book `The Grass Is Singing,' by Doris Lessing. Realism and vividness of Lessing's portrayal of colonialism; Colonialist's need to perpetuate racial differences; Transition in colonized Africa from the dominant phase to the hegemonic; Plurality of meaning.


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