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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I mean the term lesbian continuum to include a range - through each woman's life
and throughout history - of woman-identified experience; not simply the fact that a
woman has had or consciously desired genital sexual experience with ...
She had leaped, she had acted Romeo, and when woman leaped she leaped
into a void. Later it was not the drama of two bicycles, of a road, of two separated
towns; later it was a darkened room, and a man and woman pursuing pleasure ...
Symbol and carnal matter couple here like systems where the daughter-woman
is already expiating the possible birth of a new being. To submit to the father (in
body) or in representation (brother, lover, husband) brings every woman back to
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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
SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618
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