These are the stories, told in their own words, of 50 lesbian nuns. Most have left the convents but there are several in the 50 who were still active nuns at the time. The book was published in 1985 and definitely is dated but still a unique look at religious life and lesbians at a particular time and place.
Nancy Manahan (Editor), Rosemary Keefer Curb (Editor) 3.9 out of 5 stars 25 customer reviews. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence by Rosemary Curb (1985-04-03) Paperback. $57.85.
Lesbian nuns : breaking silence Item Preview remove-circle by Curb, Rosemary, 1940-; Manahan, Nancy, 1946-Publication date 1985. Topics Lesbian nuns. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by LannetteF on October 20, 2010. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
Dr. Rosemary Keefe Curb, 72, co-editor of one of the bestselling lesbian books of all time, Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence, has died of complications from lung surgery.
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Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence by Nancy Manahan & Rosemary Keefe Curb (eds) Out of print for two decades, Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence , the explosive international best-seller, is back with a new foreword analyzing the unprecedented impact it had on the lesbian community and mainstream culture.
Rosemary Curb, coeditor of the groundbreaking anthology Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence, has died at 72 of complications from lung surgery. The book, which Curb edited with Nancy Manahan, was
Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence caused an uproar in 1985, propelling Rollins College professor Rosemary Keefe Curb and her co-author Nancy Manahan …
Manahan writes in an introduction to the book, which she edited with another ex-nun, Rosemary Curb, that its purpose is «the breaking of the historic silence about erotic love between women in religious life.»