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.
Results 1-3 of 50
Jewett's most assiduous biographers have been unable to find any trace of a
heterosexual love interest in her life. When her poet friend John Green- leaf
Whittier asked her, "Sarah, was thee ever in love?" she replied, blushing, "No!
ing a heterosexual past, or sometimes claiming bisexuality, which, in certain eras,
was not as shocking as "full-blown lesbianism." Some writers, such as Katherine
Mansfield, were indeed bisexual, but while the heterosexual subject matter of ...
Like Mick, who vows, after learning about heterosexual sex, "I never will marry
with any boy," the narrator of "Like That" decides after observing the effect of
heterosexual experience on her sister, "I never would let any fuss with any boy
What people are saying - Write a review
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
Chloe plus Olivia: an anthology of lesbian literature from the seventeenth century to the presentUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
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
Mens Writing on Romantic Friendship
Womens Writing on Romantic Friendship
52 other sections not shown