Fall 1988, Vol. 7, No. 2

From the Editor, 193-196
Holly Laird


Rewriting Genesis: Gender and Culture in Twentieth-Century Texts, 197-220
Christine Froula

The Sacrifice of Privacy in Sense and Sensibility, 221-237
George E. Haggerty

Texts to Grow On: Reading Women’s Romance Fiction, 239-259
Suzanne Juhasz

Theory and Space, Space and Woman, 261-282
Ruth Salvaggio

The Dream and the Dialogue: Rich’s Feminist Poetics and Gadamer’s Hermeneutics, 283-296
Alice Templeton


Isak Dinesen and the Stork: Delivering the Female Text, 297-300
Judith Rosenberg


The Singing of the Real World: The Philosophy of Virginia Woolf’s Fiction, by Mark Hussey; The Interrupted Moment: A View of Virginia Woolf’s Fiction, by Lucio P. Routolo; The Invisible Presence: Virginia Woolf and the Mother-Daughter Relationship, by Ellen Bayuk Rosenman; Virginia Woolf and the “Lust of Creation”: A Psychoanalytic Exploration, by Shirley Panken, 301-305
Panthea Reid Broughton

Reading in Detail: Aesthetics and the Feminine, by Naomi Schor, 305-307
Kate Meyers

Boundaries of the Self: Gender, Culture, Fiction, by Roberta Rubenstein, 307-310
Elizabeth R. Baer

What Fresh Hell Is This?, by Marion Meade, 310-312
Linda Simon

The Female Form: Women Writers and the Conquest of the Novel, by Rosalind Miles, 312-313
Linda Shires

The Eighteenth-Century Feminist Mind, by Alice Browne, 313-314
Linda V. Troost

Mary Wollstonecraft Sojourner Truth Margaret Atwood Abigail Adams Amy Tan H.D. Simone de Beauvoir Zora Neale Hurston Frances Burney Virginia Woolf

"The white saxifrage with the indented leafe is moste commended for the breakinge of the Stone."

— Turner, Herbal, III, 68 [1568]