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Volume 21, Number 4, Winter 2009

Table of Contents

Editors’ Note

pp. 8-12 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0105

Gender and the Personal in Political Biography: Observations from a Dutch Perspective

pp. 13-37 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0109

Josephine Baker’s “Rainbow Tribe”: Radical Motherhood in the South of France

pp. 38-58 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0113

A Translocal Technology of the Self: Biographies of World Heroines and the Chinese Woman Question

pp. 59-83 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0117

Sister Katie: The Memory and Making of a 1.5 Generation Working-Class Transnational

pp. 84-110 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0121

“How better could she serve her country?”: Cultural Translators, U.S. Women’s History, and Kang Cheng’s “An Amazon in Cathay”

pp. 111-133 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0124

Roundtable: Thinking with Feminist Biography

The Day I “Met” Ahebi Ugbabe, Female King of Enugu-Ezike, Nigeria

pp. 134-137 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0103

Lies, Secrets, and Silences: Writing African American Women’s Biography

pp. 138-140 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0107

From Chronicling a Life to Illuminating a Movement: Bessie Abramowitz Hillman’s Labor Feminism

pp. 141-143 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0111

Fear and Loathing in the Republic: The Mystery Around Latife Hanim’s Archives

pp. 144-146 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0115

Who Is Afraid of the “Ugly Women”?: Problems of Writing Biographies of Nazi and Fascist Women in Countries of the Former Soviet Block

pp. 147-151 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0119

Life’s Illusions: The “Art” of Critical Biography

pp. 152-156 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0123

Rosetta Tharpe and Feminist “Un-Forgetting”

pp. 157-160 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0102

The Biography of Ch’oe Yŏng-suk and the Politics of Gender in Colonial Korea

pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0106

Why Believe Me?: Narrative Authority in Biography

pp. 164-166 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0110

Book Reviews

Some Way Out of Here

pp. 167-173 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0114

Unraveling Gendered Narratives of Violence, Law, and Order

pp. 174-184 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0118

Women Artists and the Power of Modernism

pp. 185-195 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0122

New Girls for the New (Twentieth) Century

pp. 196-204 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0125

She’s Leaving Home: Mapping Nineteenth-Century Women and the Visual Arts

pp. 205-212 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0104

Baby Steps: Reassessing the Historical Analysis of Reproduction

pp. 213-221 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0108



pp. 222-226 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0112



p. 229 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0116

Acknowledgment to Reviewers

Acknowledgment to Reviewers

pp. 230-231 | DOI: 10.1353/jowh.0.0120

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