The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
A collection of fiction by and about lesbians features an introduction that contrasts the feminist polemic of Virginia Woolf with the liberated creativity of Gertrude Stein and stories by Kathy Acker, Emma Donoghue, and Jeanette Winterson. 10,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.
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One of the most significant theoretical texts in this exchange was Adrienne Rich's
famous essay 'Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence'. It's a polemic
which is well known to all thoughtful lesbians, but it also has wide currency at ...
But it is also about the independent existence of an all-female world which is very
much the 'woman-identified' story that Adrienne Rich calls the 'lesbian continuum'
. The principles set out in another, perhaps less-well-known, Adrienne Rich ...
Adrienne Rich and Bonnie Zimmerman changed that and lesbian theory is now a
growth area of study in Britain and America.13 One of the feminist academics
chastised by Rich in 'Compulsory Heterosexuality' was Nancy Chodorow, the ...
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618
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