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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twentieth century not much was written that ... combined both lesbian writing and
gay male writing would detract from the clear illustration of the lines of
I argue through these selections that any generalization about what is distinctly “
lesbian ” in writing is easily contradicted by numerous counterexamples . The fact
that many early - twentieth - century lesbian writers were modernists , for ...
In their verse drama , The Tragedy of Pardon , written in the early twentieth
century , they declare : There is love Of ... some poems seem to display an erotic
awareness that suggests that Michael Field ' s writing may be seen as a bridge ...
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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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