Category Archives: Bibliographies and References

Bibliographical details of texts referred to on this site. Please feel free to suggest texts I could add.

Publications

Here are some of my publications on sexuality and gender. Eccentricity and Sameness. Discourses on Lesbianism and Desire between Women in Italy, 1860s-1930s (Oxford and New York: Peter Lang 2015) ‘Italian medical and literary discourses around female same-sex desire, 1877-1906’. In  Italian … Continue reading

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Intervento sulla letteratura lesbica italiana

Incontro al Centro documentazione il Cassero, 18 aprile 2013 La letteratura ‘lesbica’ italiana oggi Charlotte Ross, Università di Birmingham. L’incontro fa parte del programma di SOGGETTIVA (rassegna di cultura lesbica di Arcilesbica Bologna)  Riporto il testo del mio intervento, che … Continue reading

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Looking for lesbians in libraries (and elsewhere…)

This research project has been germinating for a long time, and if it is bearing fruit now, it is thanks to many friends and colleagues who have pointed me in the direction of novels, journals, websites, films and writers, and … Continue reading

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Talk on Italian ‘lesbian’ literature, Birmingham Shout festival of queer culture, November 2011

Shout Talk Click on the link above to download the PDF of this talk. It is a bit of a whistlestop tour of the kinds of texts I am looking at in my research. I give an overview of what … Continue reading

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References

If you are interested in following up any references, here is a bibliography that I’ll add to as the blog grows. Books on lesbianism and literature: Farwell, Marilyn F. 1996. Heterosexual Plots and Lesbian Narratives. New York: New York University … Continue reading

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