Current Issue

Legacy, Volume 35, No. 2, 2018

Editor’s Note

Susan Tomlinson


The Trials of a New England Coquette: Rockford and the Romantic History of Lillie Devereux Blake

Vera R. Foley

Turning Over Fresh Leaves: A Reconsideration of Fanny Fern’s Periodical Writing

Kevin McMullen

H.D., Imagiste Synesthete

Allyson DeMaagd

From the Archives

Willa Cather in the Denver Times in 1915 and New Evidence of the Origins of The Professor’s House

Melissa J. Homestead

Legacy Reprint

Profile of Fanny Fern (1985)

Joyce W. Warren

Book reviews

The Many Captivities of Esther Wheelwright, by Ann M. Little and In the Neighborhood: Women’s Publication in Early America, by Caroline Wigginton

Joanne van der Woude

Archives of Labor: Working-Class Women and Literary Culture in the Antebellum United States, by Lori Merish

Andrew Lawson

Archives of Dispossession: Recovering the Testimonios of Mexican American Herederas, 1848-1960, by Karen R. Roybal

Díana Noreen Rivera

The Illustrated Slave: Empathy, Graphic Narrative, and the Visual Culture of the Transatlantic Abolition Movement, 1800-1852, by Martha J. Cutter

Marjorie Stone

Who Writes for Black Children? African American Children’s Literature before 1900, edited by Katharine Capshaw and Anna Mae Duane

William Gleason

Invisible Hosts: Performing the Nineteenth-Century Spirit Medium’s Autobiography, by Elizabeth Schleber Lowry

Laura Thiemann Scales

Whispers of Cruel Wrongs: The Correspondence of Louisa Jacobs and Her Circle, 1879-1911, edited by Mary Maillard

Keith Green

Bitter Tastes: Literary Naturalism and Early Cinema in American Women’s Writing, by Donna M. Campbell

Michael R. Mauritzen

Immigrant Girl, Radical Woman: A Memoir from the Early Twentieth Century, by Matilda Rabinowitz

Ashley Elizabeth Palmer

The Subversive Art of Zelda Fitzgerald, by Deborah Pike

Catherine Keyser

Web review

Laura Jernegan: Girl on a Whaleship, a website created by Martha’s Vineyard Museum

Courtney Weikle-Mills