restricted access   Volume 49, Number 2, 2014

Table of Contents


Gendered Language and the Science of Colonial Silk

pp. 271-325

The Crisis of Restoration: Mary Rowlandson’s Lost Home

pp. 327-356

Crèvecoeur: Concealing and Revealing the Secret Self

pp. 357-401

Dinner-Table Bargains: Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and the Senses of Taste

pp. 403-433

The Constantias of the 1790s: Tales of Constancy and Republican Daughters

pp. 435-466

Kelroy’s Parlor Games

pp. 467-497

Review Essays

“It Needs Not the Display of Language”: Aesthetics and Politics in Early Native American Writing

pp. 499-516

Who Reads an Early American Sermon?

pp. 517-532

The Rise of the Print Culture Canon

pp. 533-551

Early Black American Writing and the Making of a Literature

pp. 553-569

American Adventurers, Parisian Opportunities

pp. 571-582

Book Reviews

A Muslim American Slave: The Life of Omar Ibn Said by Omar Ibn Said (review)

pp. 583-585

Empowering Words: Outsiders and Authorship in Early America by Karen A. Weyler (review)

pp. 585-590

Protestant Autobiography in the Seventeenth-Century Anglophone World by Kathleen Lynch (review)

pp. 591-596

Writing the Rebellion: Loyalists and the Literature of Politics in British America by Philip Gould (review)

pp. 596-602

New Netherland and the Dutch Origins of American Religious Liberty by Evan Haefeli (review)

pp. 602-605

Conference Reviews

1619: The Making of America

pp. 607-611

Beyond Sweetness: New Histories of Sugar in the Early Atlantic World

pp. 611-615

Exhibition Review

Common Destinations: Maps in the American Experience

pp. 617-620

Editor’s Note

p. 621

Notes on Contributors

pp. 623-625