Originally published in 1928, Radclyffe Hall's The Well of Loneliness is the timeless story of a lesbian couple's struggle to be accepted by "polite" society. The thinly disguised story of Hall's own life, it was banned outright upon publication and almost ruined her literary career. Shockingly candid for its time, this novel was the very first to condemn homophobic society for its unfair treatment of gays and lesbians.
Original title: The Well of Loneliness
Genre: Fiction→ Gay & Lesbian