restricted access   Volume 30, Number 1, Spring 2011

Table of Contents

From the Editor: On Translation

pp. 7-13


An Arab Woman Poet as a Crossover Artist?: Reconsidering the Ambivalent Legacy of Al-Khansaʾ

pp. 15-36

Anne Finch, Restoration Playwright

pp. 37-56

A Creole Contagion: Narratives of Slavery and Tainted Wealth in Millenium Hall

pp. 57-70

Writing the Eighteenth-Century Household: Leapor, Austen, and the Old Feudal Spirits

pp. 71-91

Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s Dog Days

pp. 93-115

“This posthumous life of mine”: Tragic Overliving in the Plays of Marina Carr

pp. 117-139

Casting the Bones of Willa Mae Beede: Passing and Performativity in Suzan-Lori Parks’s Getting Mother’s Body

pp. 141-157


Women, Writing, and Language in Early Modern Ireland (review)

pp. 159-161

Of Love and War: The Political Voice in the Early Plays of Aphra Behn (review)

pp. 161-164

The Ravishing Restoration: Aphra Behn, Violence, and Comedy (review)

pp. 164-167

Women’s Work: Labour, Gender, Authorship, 1750–1830 (review)

pp. 168-170

The Fiction of Enlightenment: Women of Reason in the French Eighteenth Century (review)

pp. 170-172

Uneasy Possessions: The Mother-Daughter Dilemma in French Women’s Writings, 1671–1928 (review)

pp. 172-174

Canadian Women In Print, 1750–1918 (review)

pp. 175-176

Mary Chesnut’s Civil War Epic (review)

pp. 177-178

Antebellum American Women Writers and the Road: American Mobilities (review)

pp. 178-180

Hellenism and Loss in the Work of Virginia Woolf (review)

pp. 180-182

The White Negress: Literature, Minstrelsy, and the Black-Jewish Imaginary (review)

pp. 183-184

Pink Pirates: Contemporary American Women Writers and Copyright (review)

pp. 184-186

Playing Smart: New York Women Writers and Modern Magazine Culture (review)

pp. 186-188

Neodomestic American Fiction (review)

pp. 188-190

Techniques for Living: Fiction and Theory in the Work of Christine Brooke-Rose (review)

pp. 190-193


pp. 195-198


pp. 199-200

Books Received

pp. 201-203


pp. 205-208