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Title Sexual practice / textual theory : lesbian cultural criticism / edited by Susan J. Wolfe and Julia Penelope
Published Cambridge, MA : Blackwell Publishers, 1993


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 W'PONDS  816.09287 W8558/S  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 388 pages ; 23 cm
Contents (cont.) Separatism and feminist utopian fiction / Diane Griffin Crowder -- Liberating laughter : comedic form in some lesbian novels / Louise Kawada -- Lesbian intertextuality / Elaine Marks -- Mirrors and likeness : a lesbian aesthetic in the making / Toni A. H. McNaron -- Poetic politics : How the Amazons took the Acropolis / Jeffner Allen -- Under the covers : a synesthesia of desire (lesbian translations) / Alice Parker
What has never been : an overview of lesbian feminist criticism -- Perverse reading : the lesbian appropriation of literature / Bonnie Zimmerman -- Two feminist criticisms : a necessary conflict? / Anne Charles -- Toward a definition of the lesbian literary imagination / Marilyn R Farwell -- Gender as performance : Shakespearean ambiguity and the lesbian reader / Paula Bennett -- Waitng for stonewall / Sarah Dreher -- Subverting closure : compulsory heterosexuality and compulsory endings in middle-class British women's novels / Diana L Swanson -- Reading Deephaven as a lesbian text / Judith Fetterley -- Sexual narrative in the fiction of Djuna Barnes / Carolyn J. Allen -- Modernity and lesbian identity in the later works of Nicole Brossard / Marthe Rosenfeld --From isolation to diversity ; self and communities in twentieth-century lesbian novels / Linnea A. Stenson -- Zami and the politics of plural identity / Erin G. Carlston
Analysis English literature By Women
United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [355]-377) and index
Subject American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Feminism and literature -- United States.
Identity (Psychology) in literature.
Lesbians in literature.
Lesbians -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Lesbians' writings, American -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Sex role in literature.
Women and literature -- United States.
Author Penelope, Julia, 1941-
Wolfe, Susan J., 1946-
LC no. 92033731
ISBN 1557861005 (hbk.)
1557861013 (alk. paper : pbk.)
(alk. paper : pbk.)