Doris Lessing’s Nobel Prize Speech

doris.jpg Doris Lessing’s Nobel prize speech is well worth reading. Whether you agree with everything she says, it’s a moving piece about reading and books.Lessing, at age 87, was not able to travel due to poor health. She was awarded the 2007 Nobel yesterday in London, transmitting her acceptance speech to Stockholm for Monday’s ceremony.

Other links:
http://www.dorislessing.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doris_Lessing

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