ISSUE 6.3 (WINTER 2010)



Lee Behlman, “Loving “Stranger-Wise”: Augusta Webster’s Mother and Daughter and Nineteenth-Century Poetry on Motherhood

Nicole A. Diederich, “Gothic Doppelgangers and Discourse: Examining the Doubling Practice of (Re)marriage in Jane EyrePDF Version

Molly Engelhardt, “Marie Taglioni, Ballerina Extraordinaire: in the Company of WomenPDF Version

Elizabeth Lee Steere, ““Become a sweet and God-fearing woman”: British Women in Haggard’s Early African RomancesPDF Version



Rachel A. Seiler, “Enacting History: Romantic Theatre and the Woman Writer.” Review of Lilla Maria Crisafulli and Keir Elam’s Women’s Romantic Theatre and Drama: History, Agency, and Performativity. PDF Version

Yevgeniya Traps, “Transporting Things: The Spiritual Life of Victorian Objects.” Review of John Plotz’s Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move. PDF Version

Alyssa Straight, “The Victorian Social Network: Women Media in Technology and Occult Communications.” Review of Jill Galvan’s The Sympathetic Medium: Feminine Channeling, the Occult, and Communication Technologies. PDF Version

Cheryl Blake Price, “Imagined Criminalities: The New Woman and Crime.” Review of Elizabeth Carolyn Miller’s Framed: The New Woman Criminal in British Culture at the Fin de Siècle. PDF Version


The editors would like to thank Mary Jean Corbett for the wonderful job she has done as Reviews Editor, and her assistant, Zach Weir, for all of his hard work. Beginning with the spring 2011 issue, we welcome our new Reviews Editor, Susan David Bernstein, professor of English at the University of Wisconsin.


Editors-in-Chief: Stacey Floyd and Melissa Purdue

Reviews Editor: Mary Jean Corbett

Reviews Assistant: Zach Weir

Technical Editor: Josh Reid