Chloe plus Olivia: an anthology of lesbian literature from the seventeenth century to the present
Combining the works of four centuries of lesbian and bisexual writers, by Willa Cather, Gertrude Stein, Carson McCullers, and others, a collection reviews the shifting concept of "lesbian literature" by exploring six different genres. 15,000 first printing.
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From The Gilda Stories: "Louisiana: 1850" The fields to the north and west of the
farmhouse lay fallow, trimmed but unworked. It was land much like the rest in the
Delta sphere, warm and moist, almost blue in its richness — blood soil, some ...
When she looked again into Gilda's eyes she felt the pulsing of blood beneath
the skin. She also sensed a rising excitement that was unfamiliar to her. "There is
a joy to the exchange we make. We draw life into ourselves, yet we give life as ...
Soon the flow was a tide that left Gilda weak. She pulled the suckling girl away
and closed the wound. Gilda sat with the Girl curled in her lap until the fire died.
As the sun crept into the dark room she carried the Girl upstairs to the bedroom, ...
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
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Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
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