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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In the next room , ' said Millarca , ' there is a window that looks upon the hall door
. I should like to see the last of mamma , and to kiss my hand to her . ' “ We
assented , of course , and accompanied her to the window . We looked out , and
The moon was coming in the window and I could see her moving her jaw from
one side to the other and staring up at the ceiling . I watched her for a long time .
The moonlight was cool looking and there was a wettish wind coming cool from
But when things get difficult , you leap out the motel window . We love each other
, Lil . That ' s a commitment . Lil : ( Quietly . ) Next summer , someone else will be
standing at this window watching a July sunset — and Rae and Annie will be ...
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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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