Doris Lessing's "The Golden Notebook": Fifty Years On (MLA 2013, 3-6 Jan, Boston)

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Doris Lessing Society

The Doris Lessing Society invites submissions for its annual panel at the MLA Convention in Boston, 3-6 January, 2013.

2012 marks the 50th anniversary of arguably Lessing's most famous novel, "The Golden Notebook." We are seeking papers exploring "The Golden Notebook" fifty years after its publication in 1962.

Please submit 300-500 word abstracts to Alice Ridout, Doris Lessing Society President by March 15, 2012. (

A book publication is also being planned on this topic so please get in touch if you are interested in working on this topic even if you are unable to attend the MLA Convention.