Current Issue

Vol. 36, No. 2, 2019


Women’s Petitions and The Linwoods

Amy Dunham Strand

Tangled Threads: Zara Wright and the Uses of African American Print Culture

Jennifer Harris

Forum: Recovery and Democracy


Paul Lauter and Sandra A. Zagarell

(Some of) The Politics of Recovery

Paul Lauter

Writing, Citizenship, Alice Dunbar-Nelson

Sandra A. Zagarell

Intimate Matters in This Place: The Underground Railroad of Literature

Frances Smith Foster

Recovery: Nineteenth Century and Now

Shirley Moody-Turner

Smuggling Sui Sin Far across Borders between the Academy and the Public Sphere

Mary Chapman

Recovering Black Women in the Colored Conventions Movement

Denise Burgher

Frances E. W. Harper and the “Quest for a Usable Past”

Kate Adams

Legacy Reprint

From Moral Life to Material Being: Julia Francesca and Women’s Periodical Writing in the Early Nineteenth Century

Blevin Shelnutt

Selected Works by Julia Francesca and Other Contributors to the Miscellany

Book reviews

Our Beloved Kin: A New History of King Philip’s War, by Lisa Brooks

Kirby Brown

Bound to the Fire: How Virginia’s Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine, by Kelley Fanto Deetz

Ellen Weinauer

Attachment, Place, and Otherness in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: New Materialist Representations, by Jillmarie Murphy

Rita Bode

Transatlantic Conversations: Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Encounters with Italy and the Atlantic World, edited by Beth L. Lueck, Sirpa Salenius, and Nancy Lusignan Schultz

Amy Branam Armiento

Realist Poetics in American Culture, 1866-1900, by Elizabeth Renker

Faith Barrett

The Political Thought of America’s Founding Feminists, by Lisa Pace Vetter

Todd Nathan Thompson

American Tomboys, 1850–1915, by Renée M. Sentilles

Tanfer Emin Tunc

How to Suppress Women’s Writing, by Joanna Russ, with a new foreword by Jessa Crispin

Ann M. Ciasullo

Web review

White Heat, Emily Dickinson in 1862: A Weekly Blog, edited by Ivy Schweitzer.

Judith Scholes