Chloe Plus Olivia: 2an Anthology of Lesbian and Bisexual Literature from the 17th Century to Th
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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1934 <HadclyffeJiall (1880-1943) Radclyffe Hall was born Marguerite Radclyffe
Hall, but she recalled wanting to be known as Peter or John from her youth.
Biographical evidence suggests some revisionism in her view of her early history
According to Hall, it was Ladye who civilized her, turning her away from her
rougher pursuits, giving her the patina of ... to claim By that same tear fond union
with thy lot; Yet 'tis enough, if when we breathe thy name Thy RADCLYFFE HALL
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When The Well of Loneliness was under trial for obscenity, Una stood staunchly
by her in public, as Hall says in one of the ... FURTHER READING: Michael Baker
, Our Three Selves: The Life of Radclyffe Hall (New York: William Morrow, 1985).
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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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