Articles, Fall 2002, Vol. 21, No. 2

Preface, 231-236
Holly Laird

One’s Own Reflections on Motherhood, Owning, and Adoption, 237-255
Janet Beizer

Adoption and Essentialism, 257-274
Margaret Homans

Ending in the Middle: Revisioning Adoption in Binjamin Wilkomirski’s Fragments and Anne Michaels’s Fugitive Pieces, 275-300
Barbara L. Estrin

Papadada: Reinventing the Family, 301-317
Andrew Elfenbein and John Watkins

All of Us Are Real: Old Images in a New World of Adoption, 319-331
Susan Bordo

Dolphins, Dying Rooms, and Destablized Demographics, Or: Loving Anna in a Transmodern World, 333-345
Alice Jardine

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]