Thérèse and Isabelle
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
Thrse and Isabelle is the tale of two boarding school girls in love. In 1966 when it was originally published in France, the text was censored because of its explicit depiction of young homosexuality. With this publication, the original, unexpurgated texta stunning literary portrayal of female desire and sexualityis available to a US audience for the first time. Included is an afterword by Michael Lucey, professor of French and comparative literature at the University of California, Berkeley.