Doris May Lessing CH was a British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. Her novels include The Grass Is Singing , the sequence of five novels collectively called Children of Violence , The Golden Notebook , The Good Terrorist , and five novels collectively known as Canopus in Argos: Archives .
Karan Mahajan is an Indian-American novelist, essayist, and critic. His second novel, The Association of Small Bombs, was a finalist for the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction. He has contributed writing to The Believer,The Daily Beast, the San Francisco Chronicle,Granta, and The New Yorker. In 2017, he was named one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists.
It's funny: people who meet me say, 'I thought you'd be different.' But I'm still the same guy.Bill Engvall