restricted access   Volume 27, Number 2, 2010

Table of Contents

"I've only to say the word!": Uncle Tom's Cabin and Performative Speech Theory

pp. 237-256

From the Archives

Lost and Found: Making Claims on Archives

pp. 257-268

Book Reviews


pp. 269-270

Review Essay

The Literary Work of Editing Letters

pp. 271-279


Figuring Modesty in Feminist Discourse Across the Americas, 1633–1700 (review)

pp. 280-281

Reforming the World: Social Activism and the Problem of Fiction in Nineteenth-Century America (review)

pp. 282-283

Activist Sentiments: Reading Black Women in the Nineteenth Century (review)

pp. 284-286

Uncommon Women: Gender and Representation in Nineteenth-Century U.S. Women's Writing (review)

pp. 286-288

Working Women, Literary Ladies: The Industrial Revolution and Female Aspiration (review)

pp. 288-290

Enterprising Youth: Social Values and Acculturation in Nineteenth-Century American Children's Literature (review)

pp. 290-292

Vision, Gender, and Power in Nineteenth-Century American Women's Writing, 1860–1900 (review)

pp. 292-294

The Color of Democracy in Women's Regional Writing (review)

pp. 294-296

Sapphira and the Slave Girl, and: Youth and the Bright Medusa (review)

pp. 296-299

Emily Hamilton and Other Writings, and: Lucinda; or, The Mountain Mourner (review)

pp. 299-302

Special Thematic Cluster on Periodical Studies and Women Writers

The Second Sex in the Fourth Estate

pp. 303-309

Profligate Gleaning and the Textual Economies of Judith Sargent Murray

pp. 310-335

Beyond the Bounds of the Book: Periodical Studies and Women Writers of the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

pp. 336-356

Nineteenth-Century Abolitionists and the Databases They Created

pp. 357-366

Legacy Reprint

"Yours, for the cause": The Christian Recorder Writings of Lizzie Hart

pp. 367-375

Letters to the Christian Recorder

pp. 376-391

Elizabeth Stoddard's Civil War: "Gossip from Gotham" and the San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin

pp. 392-400

"Gossip from Gotham": The San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin

pp. 401-406

Gossip from Gotham

pp. 407-411

Ida M. Tarbell's "Women in Journalism"

pp. 412-413

Excerpt from "Women in Journalism" Chautauquan Apr. 1887: 393–95

pp. 414-415

Legacy Profile

Jane McManus Storm Cazneau, 1807–1878

pp. 416-428

Mrs. William L. Cazneau (Cora Montgomery). Eagle Pass; or, Life on the Border. 1852. Ed. Robert Crawford Cotner. Austin: Pemberton, 1966. v–vi

pp. 429-432

Review Essay

A Black Daughter of the Revolution

pp. 433-439

Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins: Black daughter of the Revolution (review)

pp. 440-445

Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins: Black daughter of the Revolution (review)

pp. 446-450