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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Is a lesbian a woman who has sex with other women? (Recent sexological
writing tells us that in long- term "lesbian" relationships sexual contact is often
infrequent though the two women have committed themselves to one another.) ...
It goes from a tender inclination to maternal adoption. . . . As I write this, I am
thinking of La Chevaliere. It was she who most often bruised herself in a collision
with a woman — a woman, that whispering guide, presumptuous, strangely
1974 volume, A Woman Is Talking to Death, also reveals her identification with
the powerless and outcasts of history and the present. Her working- class,
lesbian-feminist identity politics remains implicit or explicit in much of her poetry.
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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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