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Posts Tagged ‘Doris Lessing’


Jean Baird uploads her 1985 analysis, but she’s more interested in the machinations behind Canada Reads.

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Booker Prize, 1971

1971 Jury: John Fowles, Saul Bellow, Lady Antonia Fraser, Philip Toynbee and John Gross. I assume we all know the first three (how did they get rid of Dame West?) Philip Toynbee was a British writer and journalist. He wrote experimental novels, and distinctive verse novels, one of which was an epic called Pantaloon. He…

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