The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast

On the Shelf for April 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 152

October 16, 2020

On the Shelf for April 2020

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 152 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.

In this episode we talk about:

  • Living through historic times
  • Individualism versus community in history and the present
  • How your podcast host is coping
  • Recent and upcoming publications covered on the blog
    • Bray, Alan. 2003. The Friend. Chicago, University of Chicago Press. 978-0-226-07181-7
    • Verini, Alexandra. 2016. "Medieval Models of Female Friendship in Cristine de Pizan's The Book of the City of Ladies and Margery Kempe's The Book of Margery Kempe" in Feminist Studies vol. 42, no. 2 365-391.
    • Lasser, Carol. 1988. "'Let Us Be Sisters Forever': The Sororal Model of Nineteenth-Century Female Friendship" in Signs vol. 14, no. 1 158-181.
    • Moore, Lisa. 1992. "'Something More Tender Still than Friendship': Romantic Friendship in Early-Nineteenth-Century England" in Feminist Studies vol. 18, no. 3 499-520.
    • Smith-Rosenberg, Carroll. 1975. “The Female World of Love and Ritual: Relations between Women in Nineteenth-Century America” in Signs vol. 1, no. 1 1-29.
    • Vicinus, Martha. 1984. "Distance and Desire: English Boarding-School Friendships" in Signs vol. 9, no. 4 600-622.
    • Faderman, Lillian. 1999. "Surpassing the Love of Men Revisited" in The Harvard Gay & Lesbian Review 6.2 p.26.
    • Bodek, Evely Gordon. 1976. "Salonières and Bluestockings: Educated Obsolescence and Germinating Feminism" in Feminist Studies vol 3 no. 3/4 185-199.
  • Announcing this month’s author guest, Edale Lane
  • New and forthcoming fiction
  • The Decameron Project

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

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