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Title Chloe plus Olivia : an anthology of lesbian literature from the seventeenth century to the present / compiled and edited by Lillian Faderman.

Imprint New York : Viking, 1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  810.8092066 C45 1994    ---  Available
Description xxvii, 812 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary 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.
Awards Lambda Literary Award, 1994
Contents Kindred spirits: the literature of romantic friendship -- A man trapped in a woman's body : the literature of sexual inversion -- Carniverous flowers: the literature of exotic and evil lesbians -- In the closet: the literature of lesbian encoding -- Amazons: the literature of lesbian-feminism -- Flowerings: post-lesbian-feminist literature.
Subject Lesbians -- Literary collections.
Bisexuality -- Literary collections.
Lesbians' writings, American.
Lesbians' writings, English.
Lesbians' writings -- Translations into English.
Bisexuality. (OCoLC)fst00833344
Lesbians. (OCoLC)fst00996540
Lesbians' writings. (OCoLC)fst00996592
Lesbians' writings, American. (OCoLC)fst00996595
Lesbians' writings, English. (OCoLC)fst00996603
Genre/Form Literary collections. (OCoLC)fst01423811
Translations. (OCoLC)fst01423791
Added Author Faderman, Lillian.
ISBN 0670846384

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