ISSUE 12.1 (SPRING 2016)


Anna Andes, “Legitimacy and Infanticide: The Isolated Widows of Mrs. Keith’s Crime, Manchester Shirtmaker and Alan’s WifePDF Version

W. C. Harris and Dawn Vernooy, “Buy Curio(u)s: Homosocial Possession and Camp Recoding of the Orientalist Object in Richard MarshPDF Version

Juliette De Soto, “The Starving Feminine Body in Gissing’s The Odd WomenPDF Version

Kate Faber Oestreich, “‘Orlando about the year 1840’: Woolf’s Rebellion against Victorian Sexual Repression through Image and TextPDF Version

Rachel Schulkins, “Immodest Otherness: Nationalism and the Exotic Jewess in Sir Walter Scott’s IvanhoePDF Version

Christine Sutphin, “Ghosts and Angels in the House: Cecilia de Noel and the Search for Faith in the Late Nineteenth CenturyPDF Version



Christine Bayles Kortsch, “How to Make a House a Home.” Review of Amy G. Richter’s At Home at Nineteenth-Century America: A Documentary History. PDF Version

Janine Hatter, “Multiple Marriages in Victorian Literature.” Review of Maia McAleavey’s The Bigamy Plot: Sensation and Convention in the Victorian Novel. PDF Version

Lois Burke, “Gender in (Loco)Motion.” Review of Anna Despotopoulou’s Women and the Railway, 1850-1915. PDF Version

Beth Palmer, “Shedding New Light on Female Professionals in the Victorian Periodical Press.” Review of Marianne Van Remoortel’s Women, Work and the Victorian Periodical: Living by the Press. PDF Version

Adrienne E. Gavin, “Women and the Law in Europe.” Review of Eva Schandevyl’s Women in Law and Lawmaking in Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Europe. PDF Version


Editors-in-Chief: Stacey Floyd and Melissa Purdue

Reviews Editor: Carolyn Oulton

Assistant to the Reviews Editor: Alyson Hunt

Technical Editor: Josh Reid

Assistant to the Technical Editor: Luke Baugher