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Volume 23, Number 2, May 2014

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note:

p. v


To Write of the Conjugal Act: Intimacy and Sexuality in Muslim Women’s Autobiographical Writing in South Asia

pp. 155-181


Masculinity, Appearance, and Sexuality: Dandies in Roman Antiquity

pp. 182-205

The Opposite of the Double Standard: Gender, Marriage, and Adultery Prosecution in Late Medieval France

pp. 206-225

“Devils Would Blush to Look”: Brothel Visits of the New York Female Moral Reform Society, 1835 and 1836

pp. 226-246

The Women Who Danced for a Living: Exploring Taxi Dancers’ Childhood in Chicago’s Polish American Communities, 1920–1926

pp. 247-271

The Parable of Kitty Genovese, the New York Times, and the Erasure of Lesbianism

pp. 273-294

Book Reviews

Property and Virginity: The Christianization of Marriage in Medieval Iceland, 1200–1600 by Agnes S. Arnórsdóttir (review)

pp. 295-297

The Prostitute’s Body: Rewriting Prostitution in Victorian Britain by Nina Attwood (review)

pp. 297-299

Sanctity and Pornography in Medieval Culture: On the Verge by Bill Burgwinkle and Cary Howie (review)

pp. 300-301

A Strange Stirring: “The Feminine Mystique” and American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s by Stephanie Coontz (review)

pp. 301-303

Radclyffe Hall: A Life in the Writing by Richard Dellamora (review)

pp. 303-305

Sexual Types: Embodiment, Agency, and Dramatic Character from Shakespeare to Shirley by Mario DiGangi (review)

pp. 306-308

North Carolina and the Problem of AIDS: Advocacy, Politics, and Race in the South by Stephen J. Inrig (review)

pp. 308-310

Conceiving Citizens: Women and the Politics of Motherhood in Iran by Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet (review)

pp. 310-312

Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture by Katherine J. Lehman (review)

pp. 312-314

Love in the Time of Communism: Intimacy and Sexuality in the GDR by Josie McLellan (review)

pp. 315-316

Spaces between Us: Queer Settler Colonialism and Indigenous Decolonization by Scott Lauria Morgensen (review)

pp. 317-319

Dangerous Pregnancies: Mothers, Disabilities, and Abortion in Modern America by Leslie Reagan (review)

pp. 319-320

Defining Deviance: Sex, Science, and Delinquent Girls, 1890–1960 by Michael A. Rembis (review)

pp. 320-322

Odd Couples: A History of Gay Marriage in Scandinavia by Jens Rydström (review)

pp. 322-324

In and Out of the Marital Bed: Seeing Sex in Renaissance Europe by Diane Wolfthal (review)

pp. 324-326

Books of Critical Interest

pp. 327-330

Dissertations Recently Completed in Related Fields

pp. 331-332

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