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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Isn't it lovely, Cynthia?" She darted around the pile to push more leaves into the
flames. Cynthia strained forward, hugging her arms to her body. Never had there
been such a fire! It burned through her awkwardness, her self- consciousness.
As if that light had power to bring what was dreaded into the zone of their
catastrophe, Nora saw the body of another woman swim up into the statue's
obscurity, with head hung down, that the added eyes might not augment the
illumination; her ...
Her latest novel, Written on the Body (1992), goes even beyond The Passion in
her questioning of the rigidity of our gendered society. For example, Winterson
offers enough hints to suggest that Written on the Body is a lesbian novel; but she
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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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