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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Chodorow argued that, because child care in our culture is specific to gender, i.e.
women do it, then 'the mother remains a primary internal object for the girl, so that
heterosexual relationships are on the model of a non-exclusive, second ...
Carnal interrogatives. Imperatives like shoulders in the tango. Mommy is there,
stranger like a different woman, close like a beginning. I am trying to make us
afraid of nothing, not them, nor me, nor her. My mother by abstention, write so I ...
Sometimes I think she must have been my mother, the way she loves me, but
when I asked her if she were ever my mother, she touched my narrow breasts
and said: 'Would your mother do that?' and ran her tongue over my skin and said:
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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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