ISSUE 8.3 (WINTER 2012)



Kellie Holzer, “The Body Writes Back: Self-Possession in Mr. Meeson’s Will PDF Version

Joanna Lackey, “‘I use the woman’s figure naturally’: Figuring Women’s Work in Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s Aurora LeighPDF Version

Jenn McCollum, “Jane Eyre and ZombiesPDF Version

LeeAnne M. Richardson, “‘What I’d Sing’: Dollie Radford’s Aesthetic Poetry in ProgressPDF Version

Robin Sopher, “The Light-Haired Lady: The Role of Lucy’s Sympathy in The Mill on the FlossPDF Version



Virginia Zimmerman, “‘The Queering of Age’ in Victorian Literature.” Review of Claudia Nelson’s Precocious Children & Childish Adults: Age Inversion in Victorian Literature. PDF Version

Joshua Taft, “Varieties of the Nineteenth-Century Sonnet.” Review of Marianne Van Remoortel’s Lives of the Sonnet, 1787-1895: Genre, Gender and Criticism. PDF Version

Supritha Rajan, “The Ends of Excess in Nineteenth-Century Political Economy and the Novel.” Review of Deanna K. Kreisel’s Economic Woman: Demand, Gender, and Narrative Closure in Eliot and Hardy. PDF Version

Sara L. Maurer, “Networking Angels.” Review of Jill Rappoport’s Giving Women: Alliance and Exchange in Victorian Culture. PDF Version


Editors-in-Chief: Stacey Floyd and Melissa Purdue

Reviews Editor: Susan David Bernstein

Reviews Assistant: Ruth Kellar

Technical Editor: Josh Reid