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Author: Blanche M Boyd
Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries, 1998.
Series: Vintage contemporaries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Contemporaries edView all editions and formats
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"Can a plantation-bred Southern girl find her destiny as a radical lesbian and sometime fugitive? Well, yes, if the girl is Ellen Burns and the author is Blanche McCrary Boyd. In this wickedly transgressive new novel, Boyd follows the heroine of The Revolution of Little Girls through the warped looking glass of the 1970s, when every orgasm was a political statement and heterosexuality could be termed as an act of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Blanche M Boyd
ISBN: 0679430083 9780679430087 0679750320 9780679750321
OCLC Number: 39447150
Awards: Short-listed for Lambda Literary Awards (Lesbian Fiction) 1997
Description: 255 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries.
Responsibility: Blanche McCrary Boyd.

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"Can a plantation-bred Southern girl find her destiny as a radical lesbian and sometime fugitive? Well, yes, if the girl is Ellen Burns and the author is Blanche McCrary Boyd. In this wickedly transgressive new novel, Boyd follows the heroine of The Revolution of Little Girls through the warped looking glass of the 1970s, when every orgasm was a political statement and heterosexuality could be termed as an act of war"--Back cover.

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