The Penguin book of lesbian short stories

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Margaret Reynolds
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
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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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In the last half-dozen years, collections of lesbian plays, coming-out stories, mysteries, and poetry have been published, mostly by small presses. Now, The Penguin Book of Lesbian Short Stories ... Read full review

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intriguing introduction, but spotty content. a few gems, a lot of duds. Read full review


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