Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America


Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America Author Lillian Faderman
ISBN-10 0231074891
ISBN-13 9780231074896
Year 2012-02-21
Pages 373
Language English
Publisher Columbia University Press
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As Lillian Faderman writes there are no constants with regard to lesbianism except that lesbians prefer women In this groundbreaking book she reclaims the history of lesbian life in twentieth century America tracing the evolution of lesbian identity and subcultures from early networks to more recent diverse lifestyles She draws from journals unpublished manuscripts songs media accounts novels medical literature pop culture artifacts and oral histories by lesbians of all ages and backgrounds uncovering a narrative of uncommon depth and originality

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