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Feminize Your Canon: Eliot Bliss


The lesbian author of a radically anti-colonialist precursor to Jean Rhys’s “Wide Sargasso Sea” was only just barely rescued from complete obscurity

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Sarah Schulman Publishing Triangle Award Speech

Read Sarah Schulman’s acceptance speech from the 2018 Publishing Triangle Awards, where she accepted the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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Power in Diversity: fierce pussy Interviewed – BOMB Magazine


fierce pussy, AND SO ARE YOU, 2018. Facade installation. Leslie-Lohman Museum. Photo (c) Kristine Eudey.

AJ — But there’s something about calling out to the spectator that’s of thismoment. The internet pretends to make room but actually forecloses the possibility of room, and so reaching out into the street and making roomseems really critical right now.

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Dorothy Allison: Tender to the Bone – Guernica

Dorothy Allison, 2002.

The acclaimed author on working-class anger and the glory in literature.

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Hunting for a Lesbian Canon | The Paris Review

To work toward accessing one’s own body is also to pursue one’s own body of work. I want words and stories that provide not just lesbian visibility (though that’s a start) but language and structure for its stratified invisibility, ambiguity, and obscurity. Books that confirm the act of being.  –Yelena Moskovich

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CAROL – Official International Trailer – On Blu-ray & DVD March 21st – YouTube

DISOBEDIENCE | Official Trailer | In theaters April 27 – YouTube