BOOK REVIEW: The Lydia Steptoe Stories by Djuna Barnes -
The theme of sexual awakening and desire has been explored since the dawn of literature; through the works of Nabokov, Flaubert, Shakespeare, Laclos, Sade, Sagan or Colette to name but a few (90% French, I notice, as I type. Maybe we are a sex-obsessed nation after all). When I found out that Djuna Barnes wasContinue reading