The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
In this wide-ranging anthology, 32 women from Britain, continental Europe and the Americas express the depth and complexity of lesbian literature. Including stories about coming-out and cross-dressing, as well as vampire tales, science fiction, parody, and romance, this collection "casts the world in a different light." -The New Republic.
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Queers have to think about words. First of all they think about words for
themselves, as Margaret considers the names of 'Tommie' and 'tribad' in Emma
Donoghue's 'Words for Things'. Then lesbian writers have often resorted to word-
play to ...
Margaret swallowed up the words and would give none back. Laid low by one of
her periodic fevers in January, the girl was starving for a story but could not
concentrate enough to form the letters. What she did remember to do was to
It was June by the time she found that there were words for girls like her. Words
tucked away in the library, locked only until you looked for them. Romp and
hoyden she knew already. Tomboy was when she ran down the front staircase
with her ...
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618 26
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