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"As its lyrical title suggests, Sister Arts, Lisa Moore's loving account of the unusual and haunting works produced by her four subjects-elegiac friendship poems, picturesque landscape designs, leaf collages and scrapbooks, collections of flowers, shells, and butterflies-at once illuminates and charms, deepening our understanding both of female–female intimacy and the elegantly subversive means women in past centuries found to express such devotion." —Terry Castle

"Lisa Moore recounts the fascinating stories of four eighteenth-century women whose lesbian-like relationships were instrumental in inspiring and fostering their work as artists of the landscape. Sister Arts is an indispensible contribution to the project of establishing a readable record of lesbian desire in the historical past." —Lillian Faderman, author of Surpassing the Love of Men: Romantic Friendship and Love Between Women from the Renaissance to the Present

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Lisa L. Moore is associate professor of English and women’s and gender studies at the University of Texas, Austin. She is the author of Dangerous Intimacies: Toward a Sapphic History of the British Novel.

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Critic and poet Lisa L. Moore is the author of two books about women, gender and sexuality in the eighteenth century, Dangerous Intimacies: Toward a Sapphic History of the British Novel and Sister Arts: The Erotics of Lesbian Landscapes. The winner of the Lambda Literary Foundation Award and the Art/Lines Juried Poetry Prize, she is also co-editor of Experiments in a Jazz Aesthetic: Art, Activism, Academia and the Austin Project and Transatlantic Feminisms in the Age of Revolution. Currently Professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies at The University of Texas at Austin, Lisa Moore has published essays in GLQ, Eighteenth-Century Studies, the Women's Review of Books, and many other venues. Her poetry has appeared in Broadsided, Sinister Wisdom, Lavender Review and other journals and anthologies.

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