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Are girls necessary? : lesbian writing and modern histories

Author: Julie Abraham
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looking at the relationship between sexuality and representation in lesbian novels Are Girls Necessary? is a provocative study of twentieth century writing. Writers discussed include Virginia Woolf,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Abraham, Julie.
Are girls necessary?.
New York : Routledge, 1996
(DLC) 95030049
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Abraham
ISBN: 081666658X 9780816666584
OCLC Number: 904804560
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 213 pages)
Contents: Willa Cather's new world histories --
Mary Renault's Greek drama --
Washington, James, (Toklas), and Stein --
Djuna Barnes, memory, and forgetting --
Virginia Woolf and the sexual histories of literature.
Responsibility: Julie Abraham.
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