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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It was more than ten years , however , before Hall produced her first novels . ...
The Forge , a comic novel , barely hints at lesbianism in the guise of a married
woman ' s brief infatuation with a female artist who inspires her to want to try her ...
Carson McCullers ( 1917 - 67 ) When Carson McCullers published her first novel
, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter ( 1940 ) , at the age of twenty - three , she was
touted by Houghton Mifflin ' s publicists and taken into the public heart as a ...
In Girls , Visions , and Everything ( 1986 ) , a novel about a Jewish lesbian who
sees herself as an outlaw on the loose in New York City , Schulman often tricks
the reader by presenting an ostensible realism , which she quickly undercuts with
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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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