restricted access   Volume 48, Number 2, 2013

Table of Contents


What Happened in Roanoke: Ralph Lane’s Narrative Incursion

pp. 285-314

“The Very Hydra of the Time”: Morton’s New English Canaan and Atlantic Trade

pp. 315-336

Alexander Oliver Exquemelin’s: The Buccaneers of America and the Disenchantment of Imperial History

pp. 337-365

Rites of Dissent: Literatures of Enthusiasm and the American Revolution

pp. 367-398

Equiano’s Nativity: Negative Birthright, Indigenous Ethic, and Universal Human Rights

pp. 399-423

Modernity, Gender, and the Panorama in Early Republican Literature

pp. 425-456


“An Essay on Slavery”: An Unpublished Poem by Jupiter Hammon

pp. 457-471

Review Essays

The Unfinished Life of Benjamin Franklin by Douglas Anderson, and: The Cambridge Companion to Benjamin Franklin ed. by Carla Mulford, and: Benjamin Franklin’s Autobiography ed. by Joyce Chaplin, and: The Making of a Patriot: Benjamin Franklin at the Cockpit by Sheila L. Skemp (review)

pp. 473-491

Phillis Wheatley and Her Scholarly World at Present by Vincent Carretta (review)

pp. 493-499

Book Reviews

Liberty of the Imagination: Aesthetic Theory, Literary Form, and Politics in the Early United States by Edward Cahill (review)

pp. 501-509

Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America by Jennifer L. Anderson (review)

pp. 509-513

The Contagious City: The Politics of Public Health in Early Philadelphia by Simon Finger (review)

pp. 513-516

Conference Reviews

International Society for the Study of Thomas Paine Conference (review)

pp. 517-522

Symposium on the English and Dutch in the Early Modern World (review)

pp. 523-525

Exhibit Review

In Pursuit of a Vision: Two Centuries of Collecting at the American Antiquarian Society (review)

pp. 527-533

Editor’s Note

pp. 535-536

Notes on Contributors

pp. 537-538