Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the Present
Viking, 1994 - Social Science - 812 pages
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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I went to my closet for a dark blue calico dress which I wore to do housework in . It
had hung there during all the school term . As I took it off the hook , my attention
was caught by something strange about the dress I had worn the night before .
away , perhaps in that very closet where my dress hung , and afterwards stolen
out and killed my father , and then escaped . They were not shaken when I told
them that every door was bolted and barred that morning . They themselves
She was going through your yard , the short cut to Mrs . Ormsby ' s , to carry her
brown alpaca dress home . She came right home and told me ; and she
overheard them . ” " Have you spoken of it to anybody but me ? ” said I . Maria
said she ...
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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
MENS WRITING ON ROMANTIC FRIENDSHIP
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