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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As if that light had power to bring what was dreaded into the zone of their
catastrophe, Nora saw the body of another woman swim up into the statue's
obscurity, with head hung down, that the added eyes might not augment the
illumination; her ...
She was losing the human power to fit body to body in human completeness. She
was delimiting the horizons, sinking into planets without axis, losing her polarity
and the divine knowledge of integration, of fusion. She was spreading herself ...
Both Les guerilleres (1969) and The Lesbian Body (1973) deal with all-women
communities, but while the earlier novel holds out some hope of reconciliation
with men, heterosexuality is totally irrelevant in the latter. Wittig plays with the ...
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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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