The Persistent desire: a femme-butch reader

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Alyson Publications, 1992 - Fiction - 503 pages
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Surveys a decade of the attempt to reconstruct and understand the meaning and value of butch-femme relations for the contemporary lesbian, drawing on oral history, fiction, poetry, and fantasy

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Review: The Persistent Desire: A Femme-Butch Reader

User Review  - Sassafras Lowrey - Goodreads

MUST READ! without a doubt my favorite Butch/Femme book - a beautiful and powerful anthology that has held up to the test of time, core to a Butch/Femme literary cannon Read full review

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User Review  - Ashley - Goodreads

I place a high value on knowing where your community started and how far it has come, so this is a pretty important book for me. You should approach it as a history book, though, not a present day "reader" on butch/femme things, because it is a fairly dated perspective. Read full review

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From the Diary of Marge McDonald 19311986
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1959 Merril Mushroom
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