Reviews, Spring 2006, Vol. 25, No. 1

The Representation of Women’s Emotions in Medieval and Early Modern Culture, by Lisa Perfetti, 153-156
Elizabeth Allen

Novel Relations: The Transformation of Kinship in English Literature and Culture, 1748-1818, by Ruth Perry, 156-157
Heidi Hutner

Dress, Distress and Desire: Clothing and the Female Body in Eighteenth-Century Literature, by Jennie Batchelor, 158-160
Audrey Bilger

Critical Voices: Women and Art Criticsm in Britain, 1880-1905, by Meaghan Clarke, 160-162
Margaret Stetz

Medical Women and Victorian Fiction, by Kristine Swenson, 162-165
Maria Frawley

Territories of the Psyche: The Fiction of Jean Rhys, by Anne B. Simpson; Whiteness and Trauma: The Mother-Daughter Knot in the Fiction of Jean Rhys, Jamaica Kincaid and Toni Morrisonby Victoria Burrows, 165-170
Patricia Moran

Mary Austin’s Regionalism: Reflections on Gender, Genre, and Geography, by Heike Schaefer, 170-172
Shelley Armitage

The Recipe Reader: Narratives, Contexts, Traditions, edited by Janet Floyd and Laurel Forster, 172-176
Teresa Mangum

The Victorian Woman Question in Contemporary Feminist Fiction, by Jeannette King, 176-177
Cheryl A. Wilson

Reviews, Fall 2005, Vol. 24, No. 2

Worrying the Line: Black Women Writers, Lineage, and Literary Tradition, by Cheryl A. Wall, 341-343
Suzanne W. Jones

Humoring Resistance: Laughter and the Excessive Body in Latin American Women’s Fiction, by Dianna C. Niebylski, 343-345
Stacey Schlau

Maxine Hong Kingston’s Broken Book of Life: An Intertextual Study of of The Woman Warrior and China Men, by Maureen Sabine, 345-346
Shameem Black

Race and Time: American Women’s Poetics from Anti-Slavery to Racial Modernity, by Janet Gray, 346-348
Laurel Bollinger

Reading Adoption: Family and Difference in Fiction and Drama, by Marianne Novy, 348-350
Margaret Homans

Scenes of the Apple: Food and the Female Body in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Women’s Writing, edited by Tamar Heller and Patricia Moran, 351-353
Sarah Sceats

Raising the Dust: The Literary Housekeeping of Mary Ward, Sarah Grand, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, by Beth Sutton-Ramspeck, 353-355
Mary Titus

Writing for Immortality: Women Writers and the Emergence of High Literary Culture in America, by Anne E. Boyd, 355-356
Mary Rigsby

Subjects on Display: Psychoanalysis, Social Expectation, and Victorian Femininity, by Beth Newman, 357-358
Laura Green

The Romantic Poetess: European Culture, Politics and Gender, 1820-1840, by Patrick H. Vincent, 358-360
Mary Anne Nunn

Reviews, Spring 2005, Vol. 24, No. 1

Skeptical Feminism: Activist Theory, Activist Practice, by Carolyn Dever, 151-155
Molly Hite

Wonder Women: Feminism and Superheroes, by Lillian S. Robinson, 155-157
Shelley Armitage

Intimate Friends: Women Who Loved Women, 1778-1928, by Martha Vicinus, 157-159
Caroline Gonda

Writing out of Place: Regionalism, Women, and American Literary Culture, by Judith Fetterley and Marjorie Pryse, 159-162
Carolyn L. Karcher

Sherlock’s Sisters: The British Female Detective, 1864-1913,by Joseph A. Kestner, 162-164
Lynn M. Alexander

Women, Compulsion, Modernity: The Moment of American Naturalism, by Jennifer L. Fleissner, 164-166
Marjorie Pryse

Colonial Strangers: Women Writing The End of The British Empire, by Phyllis Lassner, 166-168
Margaret D. Stetz

Hearts of Darkness: White Women Write Race, by Jane Marcus, 168-170
Jeanne

Edith Wharton’s Writings From the Great War, by Julie Olin-Ammentorp, 170-171
Mary Anne Schofield

Healing Narratives: Women Writers Curing Culture Dis-ease, by Gay Wilentz, 172-173
Marilyn Dallman Seymour

Risking Difference: Identification, Race, and Community in Contemporary Fiction and Feminism, by Jean Wyatt, 173-177
J. Brooks Bouson

Reviews, Fall 2004, Vol. 23, No. 2

Incest and the English Novel, 1684-1814, by Ellen Pollack, 371-373
Theresa Braunschneider

Domesticity, Imperialism, and Emigration in the Victorian Novel, by Diana C. Archibald, 373-375
Catherine J. Golden

Modernism and Cultural Conflict, 1880-1922, by Ann Ardis, 375-377
Talia Schaffer

Step-Daughters of England: British Women Modernists and the National Imaginary, Jane Garrity, 377-379
Eileen Barrett

The Feminine Middlebrow Novel, 1920s to 1950s: Class, Domesticity, and Bohemianism by Nicola Humble, 379-382
Trysh Travis

Middlebrow Moderns: Popular American Women Writers of the 1920s, edited by Lisa Botshon and Meredith Goldsmith, 379-382
Trysh Travis

Elizabeth Bowen: The Shadow Across the Page,by Maud Ellmann, 382-384
Jeanette Roberts Shumaker

Women’s Experience of Modernity, 1875-1945, by Ann L. Ardis and Leslie W. Lewis, 384-386
Stella Deen

Her Husband: Hughes and Plath–A Marriage, by Diane Middlebrook, 386-387
Dianne Hunter

A Desire for Women: Relational Psychoanalysis, Writing, and Relationships Between Women, by Suzanne Juhas; HerSpace: Women, Writing, and Solitude, edited by Jo Malin and Victoria Boynton, 388-393
Patricia Moran

Zarathustra’s Sisters: Women’s Autobiography and the Shaping of Cultural History, by Susan Ingram, 393-394
Joan Givner

Reviews, Spring 2004, Vol. 23, No. 1

The Limits of the Human: Fictions of Anomaly, Race, and Gender in the Long Eighteenth Century, by Felicity A. Nussbaum, 135-137
Cynthia Richards

Women, Work and Representation: Needlewomen in Victorian Art and Literature, by Lynn M. Alexander, 138-139
Sarah Webster Goodwin

Same-Sex Desire in Victorian Religious Culture, by Frederick S. Roden, 139-141
Margaret D. Stetz

The Reception of Virginia Woolf in Europe, edited by Mary Ann Caws and Nicola Luckhurst, 141-143; Lily Briscoe’s Chinese Eyes: Bloomsbury, Modernism and China, by Patricia Laurence, 141-143
Helen Southworth

The Poetics of Enclosure: American Women Poets from Dickinson to Dove, by Lesley Wheeler, 143-144
Renée Olander

Women and Self: Fictions of Jean Rhys, Barbara Pym, Anita Brookner, by Rajni Walia, 144-146
Marcia K. Farrell

Muriel Rukeyser’s “The Book of the Dead,by Tim Dayton, 146-148
Meryl Altman

Reviews, Fall 2003, Vol. 22, No. 2

Analyzing Freud: Letters of H. D., Bryher, and Their Circle, edited by Susan Stanford Friedman, 409-411
Ann L. Ardis

Modernist Women and Visual Cultures: Virgina Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography and Cinema, by Maggie Humm, 411-416
Diane Burton

Shirley Jackson’s American Gothic, by Darryl Hattenhauer, 416-417
Stephanie Branson

The Bleeding of America: Menstruation as Symbolic Economy in Pynchon, Faulkner, and Morrison, by Dana Medro, 417-419
Olivia Martin-Phillips

Maternal Body and Voice in Toni Morrison, Bobbie Ann Mason, and Lee Smith, by Paula Gallant Eckard, 419-423
Dorothy M. Scura

Revising Women: Eighteenth-Century “Women’s Fiction” and Social Engagement, edited by Paula R. Backscheider, 423-425
Rikki Noel-Williams

Reviews, Spring 2003, Vol. 22, No. 1

Feminism Beyond Modernism, by Elizabeth A. Flynn, 203-206
Margaret D. Stetz

Melanie Klein, by Julia Kristeva, 206-209
J. M. Baker, Jr.

Rethinking Women’s Collaborative Writing: Power, Difference, Propery, by Lorraine York, 209-211
Janice Doan and Devon Hodges

Influencing America’s Tastes: Realism in the Works of Wharton, Cather and Hurst, by Stephanie Lewis Thompson, 211-214
Michael H. Berglund

Jane Austen and the Theatre, by Penny Gay, 214-216
Maria H. Frawley

Suniti Namjoshi: The Artful Transgressor, by C. Vijayasree, 216-217
Ruth Vanita

Remapping the Home Front: Locating Citizenship in British Women’s Great War Fiction, by Debra Rae Cohen, 218-219
Geneviève Brassard

Eat My Words: Reading Women’s Lives Through the Cookbooks They Wrote, by Janet Theophano, 220-221
Patricia Moran

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

Imagining Adoption: Essays on Literature and Culture, edited by Marianne Novy, 393-395
J. M. Baker, Jr.

Doing Time: Feminist Theory and Postmodern Culture, by Rita Felski, 396-399
Jennifer L. Fleissner

British Women’s Comic Fiction, 1890-1990: Not Drowning, But Laughing, by Margaret D. Stetz; Women, Modernism, and British Poetry, 1910-1939: Resisting Femininity, by Jane Dowson, 399-402
Laura Severin

Contemporary Women’s Poetry: Reading/Writing/Practice, edited by Alison Mark and Deryn Rees-Jones, 402-404
Steven Gould Axelrod

A Gendered Collision: Sentimentalism and Modernism in Dorothy Parker’s Poetry and Fiction, by Rhonda S. Pettit, 404-405
Suzanne L. Bunkers

Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early Modern Drama, by Wendy Wall, 405-407
Nancy Bunker

Feminist Metafiction and the Evolution of the British Novel, by Joan Douglas Peters, 407-409
Theresa Braunschneider

Home Matters: Longing and Belonging, Nostalgia and Mourning in Women’s Fiction, Roberta Rubinstein, 410-411
Pauline T. Newton

Spiritual Interrogations: Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women’s Writing, by Katherine Clay Bassard, 411-414
Katy L. Chiles

Reviews, Spring 2002, Vol. 21, No. 1

Women’s Writing of the First World War: An Anthology, edited by Angela K. Smith; The Second Battlefield: Women, Modernism, and the First World War, by Angela K. Smith, 123-128
Geneviève Brassard

Lesbian Empire: Radical Crosswriting in the Twenties, by Gay Wachman, 128-129
Robin Hackett

Feminism and Film, edited by E. Ann Kaplan, 129-133
Jeffrey S. Longacre

The Language of Inquiry, by Lyn Hejinian, 133-136
Lynn Keller

Traditions of Victorian Women’s Autobiography: The Poetics and Politics of Life Writing, by Linda H. Peterson, 137-140
Carol Hanbery MacKay

The Bitch is Back: Wicked Women in Literature, by Sarah Appleton Aguiar, 140-142
Elizabeth McGeachy Mills

Advancing Sisterhood? Interracial Friendships in Contemporary Southern Fiction, by Sharon Monteith, 142-144
Ivy Schweitzer

Reviews, Fall 2001, Vol. 20, No. 2

Sisters and Rivals in British Women’s Fiction, 1914-39, by Diana Wallace, 297-298
Tess Cosslett

Women Coauthors, by Holly A. Laird, 298-300
George E. Haggerty

Auto/Biographical Discourses: Theory, Criticism, and Practice, by Laura Marcus, 300-301
Mary Jean Corbett

Willa Cather: The Writer and Her World, by Janis P. Stout; Willa Cather’s New York: New Essays on Cather in the City, edited by Merrill Maguire Skaggs, 301-305
Linda E. Chown

Jane Barker, Exile: A Literary Career, 1675-1725, by Kathryn R. King, 305-307
Josephine Donovan

Gender Matters: Female Policymakers’ Influence in Industrialized Nations, by Valerie O’Regan, 307-308
Renee A. Miller

Against Amnesia: Contemporary Women Writers and the Crisis of Historical Memory, by Nancy J. Peterson, 309-311
Lois Parkinson Zamora

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— Turner, Herbal, III, 68 [1568]