Fall 1999, Vol. 18, No. 2

From the Editor, 167-171
Holly Laird


A Feminist Romance: Adapting Little Women to the Screen, 173-192 [abstract]
Karen Hollinger and Teresa Winterhalter

Mates, Marriage, and Motherhood: Feminist Visions in Pauline Hopkins’s Contending Forces, 193-214 [abstract]
Gloria T. Randle

Mother’s Pain, Mother’s Voice: Gabriela Mistral, Julia Kristeva, and the Mater Dolorosa, 215-233 [abstract]
Margaret Bruzelius

Revisiting Woolf’s Representations of Androgyny: Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Nation, 235-261 [abstract]
Karen Kaivola

Supplanting Shakespeare’s Rising Sons: A Perverse Reading through Woolf’s The Waves, 263-280 [abstract]
Robin Hackett

“The Old Maps are Dissolving”: Intertextuality and Identity in Atwood’s The Robber Bride, 281-298 [abstract]
Donna L. Potts


A Bibliography of Works By and About Caroline Kirkland, 299-350
Erika M. Kreger


Women and the Rise of the Novel, 1405-1726, by Josephine Donovan, 351-352
Joanne M. Cordón

Authorship, Commerce, and Gender in Early Eighteenth-Century England: A Culture of Paper Credit, by Catherine Ingrassia; Misogynous Economies: The Business of Literature in Eighteenth-Century Britain, by Laura Mandell, 352-357
Laura Stevens

Proposing Men: Dialectics of Gender and Class in the Eighteenth-Century English Periodical, by Shawn Lisa Maurer; The Women of Grub Street: Press, Politics, and Gender in the London Literary Marketplace 1678-1730, by Paula McDowell, 357-362
Elizabeth Kowaleski Wallace

Caroline Bowles Southey 1786-1854: The Making of a Woman Writer, by Virginia Blain, 362-365
John Bury

Women, Writing, and the Industrial Revolution, by Susan Zlotnick, 365-367
Lynette Felber

Lives of Their Own: Rhetorical Dimensions in Autobiographies of Women Activists, by Martha Watson, 367-369
Stacey Short

Mary Butts: Scenes from the Life, by Nathalie Blondel, 369-371
Donna Krolik Hollenberg

Black Venus: Sexualized Savages, Primal Fears, and Primitive Narratives in French, by T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting, 371-372
Opportune Zongo

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]