ISSUE 8.1 (SPRING 2012)



Georgina O’Brien Hill, “Charlotte Yonge’s “Goosedom”

Emily M. Hinnov, “‘Nothing more than a certain hue of brown’: Brownness as Metaphor for Robert Louis Stevenson’s Remnants of Fearful Femininity PDF Version

Sarah N. MacDonald, “Relationality in Working Women’s AutobiographyPDF Version

Meaghan Malone, “Courting the Eye: Seeing Men in Jane Austen’s PersuasionPDF Version

Danielle Nielsen, “Survival and Acceptance in Flora Annie Steel’s On the Face of the WatersPDF Version

Cheryl A. Wilson, “Mona Caird’s Dancing DaughtersPDF Version



Talia Schaffer, “The Scandal of Marrying for Money.” Review of Elsie B. Michie’s The Vulgar Question of Money: Heiresses, Materialism, and the Novel of Manners from Jane Austen to Henry James. PDF Version

Jennifer Phegley, “Authorship, Editorship, and Women’s Sensational Power in Mid-Victorian England.” Review of Beth Palmer’s Women’s Authorship and Editorship in Victorian Culture: Sensational Strategies. PDF Version

Julie E. Fromer, “Tracing History through Material Culture: Indian Goods in Victorian Domestic Fiction.” Review of Suzanne Daly’s The Empire Inside: Indian Commodities in Victorian Domestic Novels. PDF Version

Jessica Straley, “Mapping the Unmapped Territories of Female Resistance.” Review of Megan A. Norcia’s X Marks the Spot: Women Writers Map the Empire for British Children, 1790-1895. PDF Version



Editors-in-Chief: Stacey Floyd and Melissa Purdue

Reviews Editor: Susan David Bernstein

Reviews Assistant: Amy Kahrmann Huseby

Technical Editor: Josh Reid