TITLE

Authority, truthtelling, and parody: Doris Lessing and `the book'

AUTHOR(S)
Franko, Carol
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Papers on Language & Literature;Summer95, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p255
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Provides a critical interpretation of writer Doris Lessing's fiction. Lessing's ambivalence toward canonical authorities; Heroine's subjectivity as battleground of discourses in `Martha Quest'; Power of language to construct experience; Difference of genre and setting in `The Sun Between Their Feet' and `The Golden Notebook.'
ACCESSION #
9509072511

 

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