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.
Results 1-3 of 86
Darling , I am all on fire for you this morning - I keep thinking of the joy I have in
your body - my own body is thoroughly unruly this morning . If I had you here ,
and we two alone , I would show you whether I had ceased to love you .
You can ' t kiss and keep your eyes open , they ' ll cross forever . ” “ I don ' t want
to close my eyes . ” “ All right then , stupid , keep your eyes open . What do I care
if you got cross - eyes . It ' s not my problem if you don ' t want to do it right .
I thought maybe we ' d do it again when Leroy wasn ' t around . Leroy convinced
me not to tell anyone that we were kissing and all going to be famous . He figured
it was another one of those rules and the grown - ups would keep us from ...
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
39 other sections not shown