Category:Doris Lessing

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Doris Lessing 
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British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer
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Date of birth22 October 1919
Doris May Tayler
Date of death17 November 2013
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • Dominican Convent High School
Member of
Field of work
  • Gottfried Lessing (1944–1949)
Notable work
  • The Cleft
  • The Golden Notebook
  • The Good Terrorist
  • The Grass Is Singing
Award received
  • Nobel Prize in Literature (2007, 10,000,000 Swedish krona)
  • Somerset Maugham Award (1954)
  • Austrian State Prize for European Literature (1981)
  • WH Smith Literary Award (1986)
  • Grinzane Cavour Prize (1989)
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize (1995)
  • David Cohen Prize (2001)
  • Princess of Asturias Literary Prize (2001)
  • Prix Médicis for foreign literature (1976)
  • Catalonia International Prize (1999)
  • Order of Mapungubwe
Official website
Authority control
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