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 because male friendship was so important , men believed it was to their
benefit not to interfere in women ' s equivalent passions with each other , though
much else was forbidden women by male - controlled society . Intense ...
As socially troublesome as women ' s attempt to steal the male sexual
prerogative of penetration may have been , however , there is also abundant
evidence to suggest that women of other centuries could dress or comport
themselves in a ...
Four A Mock Interrogation Have you ever held hands with a woman ? Yes , many
times — women about to deliver , women about to have breasts removed ,
wombs removed , miscarriages , women having epileptic fits , having asthma ,
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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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