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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You flee, a fluid parting, Your hair falls in gentle tangles; Your voice — a
treacherous tide; Your arms — supple reeds, Long river reeds, their embrace
Enlaces, chokes, strangles savagely, Deep in the waves, an agony Extinguished
in a night ...
Her hair went reaching down and down With little arms that hugged and slipped,
And it was gold and it was brown. Her little feet, they twinkled, tripped, And
sweetly, foolishly, they skipped. Her sister kissed her on the eyes Where hidden ...
Anne Sexton Climb through my hair, climb in to me, love hovers here like a
mother's wish. You might have been, though you're not my mother. You let loose
like hair, like static her stilled wish, relentless in me and constant as tropical
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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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