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By Dawn Atkins

Bisexual ladies within the Twenty-First Century displays the “brave new international” of bisexual women's lives via an eclectic selection of articles that typifies an ongoing feminist means of conception grounded in lifestyles event. The book's large scope addresses a “world” created in accordance with lesbian-feminism, homophobia in the mainstream women’s circulate, and sexism in the homosexual rights flow. The e-book contains Carol Queen's memoirs of the swinging lesbian scene within the Nineteen Seventies, a serious exam of Alice Walker's novel The Temple of My regular, and a glance again on the controversy surrounding bisexual inclusion within the Northampton Lesbian and homosexual satisfaction March in Massachusetts within the early 90s. earlier groundbreaking paintings on bisexuality needed to specialise in breaking the silence round bisexual invisibility. This assortment works from that starting place to discover the complexities and histories of bisexual women's lives.

Bisexual girls within the Twenty-First Century examines:

  • tensions among lesbians and bisexual girls
  • the moving position of bisexual ladies in society
  • using epidermis colour as a charged metaphor
  • the inclusion of bisexuality into queer thought
  • groundbreaking new paintings on bisexual early life
  • the inventive use of the “sacred whore” archetype

Bisexual ladies within the Twenty-First Century is a necessary resource of social and political critique, and a necessary source for someone drawn to the complicated dynamics of human sexuality, despite sexual orientation.

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