Spring 2000, Vol. 19, No. 1

From the Editor, 5-8
Holly Laird


“The Sentinel”: Rebecca West’s Buried Novel, 9-26
Kathryn Laing


George Egerton and the Project of British Colonialism, 27-55
Iveta Jusová

Disdained and Disempowered: The “Inverted” New Woman in Rhoda Broughton’s Dear Faustina, 57-79
Patricia Murphy

Anzia Yezierska, Immigrant Authority, and the Uses of Affect, 81-104
JoAnn Pavletich

Sappho’s Legacy: The Collaborative Testimony of Olga Broumas and T Begley, 105-120
Claudia Ingram

Who’s Afraid of Mala Mousi? Violence and the “Family Romance” in Anjana Appachana’s “Incantations,121-136
Suvir Kaul


Radical Mansfield: Double Discourse in Katherine Mansfield’s Short Stories, by Pamela Dunbar, 137-139
Sydney Janet Kaplan

Bone Deep in Landscape: Writing, Reading, and Place, by Mary Clearman Blew, 139-140
Gregory L. Morris

The World Wars Through the Female Gaze, by Jean Gallagher, 140-143
D. Britton Gildersleeve

Queer Poetics: Five Modernist Women Writers, by Mary E. Galvin, 143-145
T. Allen Culpepper

The Lady Cornaro: Pride and Prodigy of Venice, by Jane Howard Guernsey, 146-148
Betty Rizzo

Willa Cather: Queering America, by Marilee Lindemann, 148-151
Jeane Harris

The Web of Iniquity: Early Detective Fiction by American Women, by Catherine Ross Nickerson, 151-154
Andrea Bradley

To Live in the Center of the Moment: Literary Autobiographies of Aging, by Barbara Waxman, 154-156
Anne M. Wyatt-Brown

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]