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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I often long for ignorance and innocence. I think that if anything happened to
bring my friendship with Violet to an end, I might have the strength of mind to blot
all that entirely out of my life. At the end of that summer Denys came home on
I saw that evening how intelligent he was, how absorbed in un-sordid things; I
even saw with regret what good friends we might have been under other
circumstances; and above all I was touched by his very naive joy at having Violet
safe, and ...
He came up to my room, hard on Violet's heels, and told me to pack. Then there
was an unpleasant scene. I sat on the window-sill, and Violet stood near me, and
we defied first Harold and then Denys, and then both together. This sounds ...
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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
Mens Writing on Romantic Friendship
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