Josephine Hendin, Current Fiction teacher at the New School for Social Research and author of "The World of Flannery O'Connor," interviews writer Doris Lessing (1919 - 2013), who discusses her work and the life of a woman author. The discussion mostly focuses on her forthcoming collection of short stories, The Temptation of Jack Orkney. She also discusses a forthcoming novel. Produced by Mimi Anderson.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.