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Quotation by Dorothy Allison
I have wanted everything as a writer and a woman, but most of all a world changed utterly by my revelations.
Dorothy Allison (b. 1949), U.S. author and lesbian feminist. Skin, ch. 18 (1994).
Allison—a lesbian feminist essayist, fiction writer, and poet—described her poor, violence-ridden Southern childhood in her well-received autobiographical novel, Bastard Out of Carolina (1992).
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