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Eve's Mission Steve Shanley
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Size: 6" x 9"
Binding: Perfect Bound
Set in the late 2050s, decades after the USA has split into three separate nations. Eve lives in Mississippi, part of the Christian-governed Free States of America. Only her and a handful of other girls have resisted the pressure to stop academics before high school. Most go to "Ladies School" instead where they learn how to be a good wife and mother as the bible prescribes. With her brother destined for greatness, Eve needs to make her mark somehow. Evangelism is seen as God's work so saving sinners from the godless immorality in the United States would definitely turn some heads. Then there's the Secular States in New England. The Christian Coalition government is sure to sensor wha ...
Takes An Uprising: A Memoir in Lesbian Parables Patricia Jackson
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Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Binding: Perfect Bound
Takes An Uprising: A Memoir in Lesbian Parables, reflects my years from a closeted schoolteacher in the early’60s to today, out and still active at 76. In 1964, a psychiatrist diagnosed me as a paranoid schizophrenic because as a woman, I confessed loving another woman. He then recommended self-commitment to a mental institution. I sat alone in his office and fell into those deeply buried feelings of not being normal. It would be another decade before the American Psychiatric Association (APA) took homosexuality off its list of mental disorders. My journey out of internalized homophobia and into pride and defiance evolved the way people often come into our own, through activism in move ...