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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Thank you , sir , a thousand times for your hospitality , ” she answered , smiling
bashfully . " You have all been too kind to me ; I have ... She turned round smiling
, but made no answer , only continued to smile on me . “ You won ' t answer that ?
It was so that Julia looked too , as she sat half turned on the music stool , smiling .
... surely , to protect us , ” smiling at her that same odd smile , as she stood
fastening her cloak , which made her , like the flower , conscious to her finger tips
( Quietly smiling . ) Are you just going to let me stand here and make a fool out of
myself ? LIL : I ' m not a curiosity , Eva . I ' m not an ... ( LIL smiles as EVA exits ,
but the smile fades to anxiety as ) BLACKOUT ACT TWO ( Midsummer now .
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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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