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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Perhaps some languid summer day , When drowsy birds sing less and less , And
golden fruit is ripening to excess , If there ' s not too much sun nor too much cloud
, And the warm wind is neither still nor loud , Perhaps my secret I may say , Or ...
I know a name — Evguenia Souline ; perhaps it is your true name perhaps not —
but to me you will never be anything but Soulina , because by that name I first
loved you . I know that you are afraid of life . This I think I knew the moment I met ...
Perhaps your size saved you but then you were not always this size perhaps your
fleetness perhaps there are no more ancient young men . Ah ! Within this lifestyle
we have chosen . Sing ? What do you mean you wanna be a singer ? Best get ...
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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
MENS WRITING ON ROMANTIC FRIENDSHIP
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