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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Her mentor and friend Sarah Orne Jewett pointed out in 1908, when Cather sent
her a new story, "On the Gulls' Road," that the male lover did not ring true. His
characterization, which really suggested to Jewett a female, could only be seen
In later work, such as stories collected in The End of Childhood (1934),
Richardson's image of love between women suggests a far greater sophistication
about sexuality and what the psychoanalysts were positing as the genesis or
etiology of ...
76) Mary E. Wilkins Freeman's 1887 story about a happy romantic friendship, "
Two Friends" (see p. 77), provides a revealing contrast to her 1895 story, "The
Long Arm," demonstrating that in a very brief period of time the image of romantic
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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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