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Kinflicks : a novel

Author: Lisa Alther
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1976, ©1975.
Series: A Borzoi Book
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Kinflicks, Lisa Alther reels through the ups and downs of Ginny Babcock's coming of age in Hullsport, Tennessee, during the 1950s and 1960s. Ginny bounces from one identity to another, adopting the values, politics, lifestyle, even the sexual orientation of each new partner. Alther explores the limited roles offered to women in the 1960s-- from cheerleader to motorcycle moll, bulldyke to madonna-- each embodying  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alther, Lisa.
Kinflicks.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1976, ©1975
(OCoLC)565646616
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Alther
ISBN: 0394498364 : 9780394498362
OCLC Number: 1958211
Description: 503 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: A Borzoi Book
Responsibility: by Lisa Alther.

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In Kinflicks, Lisa Alther reels through the ups and downs of Ginny Babcock's coming of age in Hullsport, Tennessee, during the 1950s and 1960s. Ginny bounces from one identity to another, adopting the values, politics, lifestyle, even the sexual orientation of each new partner. Alther explores the limited roles offered to women in the 1960s-- from cheerleader to motorcycle moll, bulldyke to madonna-- each embodying important truths about the aspirations of the culture that created them.

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