Thursday, 30 December
695. Doris Lessing: Prophet or Maverick?
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 409, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Doris Lessing Society
Presiding: Debrah K. Raschke, Southeast Missouri State Univ.
1. “Extraplanetary Perspectives in Doris Lessing’s Canopus in Argos: Archives Series,” Lauren J. Lacey, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. “Four Levels of Detachment in Shikasta,” Phyllis Sternberg Perrakis, Univ. of Ottawa
3. “Trauma, Nature, and the Divine: An Environmentalist Perspective on the Works of Doris Lessing,” Jeanie E. Warnock, Univ. of Ottawa