Golden Age of Lesbian Erotica,The
With the onset of the 20th Century, psychoanalysis lifted the curtain on alternative sexuality. Bringing sex out of the closet added a different dimension to erotic writing and eroticism itself. The advent of the roaring 20's changed the sexual landscape of lesbian erotica. The Golden Age opens the door to women's independence: Women choose to live as independently as men, including sexuality. It is an era rife with excitement and mystery and conflict,the volatility reflected between these covers-and between the covers of the women writing here about their sensual desires for other women.