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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Bout the same . ” Sarah stood upright , staring . She had a blue plaid shawl over
her head , and she clutched it together with her red bony fingers . “ I ' ve got
something on my mind , ” said she , “ an ' I ' ve got to tell somebody . I ' m goin '
I am very curious , I own ; but I dare say the young lady will tell us about it to -
morrow , if she is sufficiently recovered . ” “ I don ' t think she will , ” said my father
, with a mysterious smile , and a little nod of his head , as if he knew more about it
KITTY : Why didn ' t you tell me that ? RITA : I told you I saw her . KITTY : But you
didn ' t tell me that . RITA : You were writing . I didn ' t want to break your
concentration . RAE : Annie ! ( ANNIE leaps from rock to shore , turns to offer sue
a hand . ) ...
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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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