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Coming To Power
Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Skyler Browning-Doorn rated it it was amazing Nov 11, This book provided a lot of insight into the so-called “lesbian sex wars” that Third Wave feminists are too young to remember. Coming to Power is more than an attempt to put sex back into lesbian politics. Ben rated it liked it Mar 24, Matt rated it it was ok Apr 12, Alyson Books; 2nd Revised edition Language: Some of the short pieces are super hot; some of them are so bogged down in a particular kind of political language and This is an extremely interesting book, and at times inspiring, but it’s such a product of its time and place that it’s difficult not to read it as part of a historical moment.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I think this book is an important read for anyone interested in the history of feminism, lesbians, and the ev A fantastic piece of second wave feminist history, showing the very beginnings of the schism between the anti-porn and pro-sex branches.
Coming to Power: Writing and Graphics on Lesbian S/M by Samois
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This is an extremely interesting book, and at times inspiring, but it’s such a product of its time and place that it’s difficult not to read it as part of a historical moment. Most of the writers were based in the SF Bay area so another group that might be interested in it is Bay Area historians. Country rated it really liked it Jul 28, The arguments of actual feminists are either grossly misinterpreted or ignored, partially or wholly.
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See all 5 reviews. The book is part essays, part erotica. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. To poweg what your friends thought of this book, please saois up. Essential to my library. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Read more Read less.
I have read this book at least twice, though not for a very long time. It may be time to reread it, with the acknowledgment that I and the bdsm world have grown and changed.
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Coming to Power: Writing and Graphics on Lesbian S/M
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Showing of 5 reviews. Gwendolyn rated it liked it Feb 14, The essays are from a variety of writers and don’t even all agree with each other.