Carey Kaplan

Carey Kaplan is associate professor and chairperson of the English Department at Saint Michael’s College.

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Winner of the 1987 NEMLA-Ohio University Press Book Prize

Doris Lessing · The Alchemy of Survival
Edited by Carey Kaplan and Ellen Cronan Rose

Long neglected by the academic world because of her rejection of belletristic values and resistance to convenient literary taxonomy, Doris Lessing has nonetheless built an international following of serious, dedicated readers.

“A tribute to Lessing’s recognized stature and continuing vitality and power to surprise and provoke. The range of response represented in these essays is impressive, and they admirably suggest the development of her work through its many phases.”

Margaret Drabble