We cannot verify your location
Browse Book and Journal Content on Project MUSE

  Volume 21, Number 1, 2004

Table of Contents

From: Legacy

Previous Issue Next Issue

Editor's Note

p. vii

Panic Fiction: Women's Responses to Antebellum Economic Crisis

pp. 1-16

"A true woman's courage and hopefulness": Martha W. Tyler's A Book without a Title: or, Thrilling Events in the Life of Mira Dana (1855-56)

pp. 17-33

"Queer myself for good and all": The House of Mirth and the Fictions of Lily's Whiteness

pp. 34-49

Harriet Monroe's Pioneer Modernism: Nature, National Identity, and Poetry, A Magazine of Verse

pp. 50-67

Gendered Vision(s) in the Short Fiction of Harriet Prescott Spofford

pp. 68-73

Legacy Profile

Laura Jane Curtis Bullard (1831-1912)

pp. 74-82

Excerpt From Laura Curtis Bullard's Writings: From "The Field is the World," Chapter 20 of Christine: or, Woman's Trials and Triumphs (1856)

pp. 83-84

Legacy Reprint

Sex, Love, Revenge, and Murder in "Away Down in Jamaica": A Lost Short Story by Sui Sin Far (Edith Eaton)

pp. 85-89

Away Down in Jamaica

pp. 90-95

Book Reviews

Writing Out of Place: Regionalism, Women, and American Literary Culture (review)

pp. 96-97

Lillie Devereux Blake: Retracing a Life Erased (review)

pp. 97-99

Poets in the Public Sphere: The Emancipatory Project of American Women's Poetry, 1800-1900 (review)

pp. 99-100

Imagining Rhetoric: Composing Women of the Early United States (review)

pp. 100-101

Onoto Watanna: The Story of Winnifred Eaton, and: The Literary Voices of Winnifred Eaton: Redefining Ethnicity and Authenticity (review)

pp. 102-103

Middlebrow Moderns: Popular American Women Writers of the 1920s (review)

pp. 104-105

A Historical Guide to Edith Wharton (review)

pp. 105-106

The Life and Writings of Betsey Chamberlain: Native American Mill Worker (review)

pp. 107-108

She Left Nothing in Particular: The Autobiographical Legacy of Nineteenth-Century Women's Diaries (review)

pp. 108-109

Fleshing Out America: Race, Gender, and the Politics of the Body in American Literature, 1833-1879 (review)

pp. 109-110

The Syntax of Class: Writing Inequality in Nineteenth-Century America (review)

pp. 111-112

Legacy Bookshelf

Legacy Bookshelf

pp. 113-122

Legacy Index

Legacy Index: Volumes 11-20, 1994-2003

pp. 123-139

Research Areas


  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access