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The Gilda stories / Jewelle Gomez ; afterword by Alexis Pauline Gumbs.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library GOM (Text) 35151001091925 Adult Fiction Volume hold Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780872866744 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 259 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Expanded 25th anniversary edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, 2016.

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Summary, etc.:
"This remarkable novel begins in 1850s Louisiana, where Gilda escapes slavery and learns about freedom while working in a brothel. After being initiated into eternal life as one who "shares the blood" by two women there, Gilda spends the next 200 years searching for a place to call home. An instant lesbian classic when it was first published in 1991, The Gilda Stories has endured as an auspiciously prescient book in its explorations of blackness, radical ecology, redefinitions of family, and yes, the erotic potential of the vampire story."-- Publisher.
Subject: Lesbian vampires > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.

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