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class="MsoNormalShe later developed an infection but when she sought permission to go to hospital, the teachers at first claimed she was feigning sickness before they decided to suspend her and 12 others for engaging in lesbianism.
'The court is satisfied with the evidence of the petitioner, which is reasonable and based on the intolerable behaviour of the respondent, founded on lesbianism and adultery.'
Carol Strongin Tufts believes that Hellman wrote the play to acknowledge lesbianism, but in such a way that the practice is undermined: "gossip can kill," Tufts states as the theme of the play, "but if the victim happens to be a lesbian, it has, after all, been for the best" (Tufts 76).
Laws against lesbianism were suggested but usually not created or enforced in early American history.
Ross presents students, academics, and researchers with a study of female same sex desire in modern Italian literature and other artistic expression, arguing that narratives of lesbianism are far more numerous than has been asserted in the past.
For me, the movies and lesbianism are inextricably connected, which makes my desire to see films told from our point of view all the more pressing--and tantalizing.
Earlier this month, conservative Evangelical council Marco Fidel Ramirez of Bogota had denounced the video via Twitter, saying that it was "SIMPLY DISGUSTING" and an "unabashed glorification of lesbianism."
My hope is that even if the poems I've written turn out to be of questionable intellectual merit, that they will lead to responses, to discussions, which start to highlight Lesbianism and its relations to poetry.
Lesbianism has received even less scholarly attention than male homosexuality.
The 31-year-old beauty said: "People have sometimes told my grandmother, 'Your granddaughter has a bit of lesbianism in her'.
I can understand why girls think about lesbianism. He's enough to put you off men.
Insane Passions: Lesbianism and Psychosis in Literature and Film.
Lesbianism has, to those who are willing to analyze closely, has always been a part of classic stories.
Additionally, Cairns engages with a broad range of scholarly debates on filmic mediations of lesbianism. Furthermore, she includes reviews from both the mainstream and lesbian press, thus usefully adding the voices of others to her film readings.
In this article, we would like to revise the play's agenda by proposing that its articulation of lesbianism is an indictment of the patriarchal containment of women's political and sexual desire.
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