Legacy 33:1

Legacy 33:1

Edited by Jennifer S. Tuttle, Susan Tomlinson, and Jennifer Putzi

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Contents

Editor’s Note

Forum: Where Are the Women in Black Print Culture Studies?
Obscene Questions and Righteous Hysteria
Joycelyn Moody

Discovering the Woman in the Text: Early African American Print, Gender Studies, and the Twenty-First-Century Classroom
Rian E. Bowie

Beyond Recovery: A Process Approach to Research on Women in Early African American Print Cultures
Barbara McCaskill

Harriet Jacobs and the Lessons of Rogue Reading
Benjamin Fagan

Misinformation and Fluidity in Print Culture; or, Searching for Sojourner Truth and Others
John Ernest

Accessing Early Black Print
Eric Gardner

Essays
“Fascinate, Intoxicate, Transport”: Uncovering Women’s Erotic Dominance in Leonora Sansay’s Secret History
Helen Hunt

Anatomy Lessons: Emily Dickinson’s Brain Poems
Barbara Baumgartner

Lucy Larcom and the Time of the Temporal Collapse
James E. Dobson

Victoria Earle Matthews: Making Literature during the Woman’s Era
Kerstin Rudolph

“A Reading Problem”: Margaret Lynn, Jean Stafford, and Literary Criticism of the American West
Cathryn Halverson

From the Archives
A New Digital Divide: Recovery Editing in the Age of Digitization
Jean Lee Cole

Legacy Reprint
Victoria Earle Matthews’s Short Stories
Kerstin Rudolph

“Eugenie’s Mistake”
Victoria Earle [Matthews]

“Zelika—A Story”
Victoria Earle [Matthews]

Book Reviews
Apocalyptic Sentimentalism: Love and Fear in U.S. Antebellum Literature, by Kevin Pelletier, and The Altar at Home: Sentimental Literature and Nineteenth-Century American Religion, by Claudia Stokes
Marianne Noble

Gender Protest and Same-Sex Desire in Antebellum American Literature, by David Greven
Holly Jackson

The Struggle for Equal Adulthood: Gender, Race, Age, and the Fight for Citizenship in Antebellum America, by Corinne T. Field
Sari Edelstein

Toward a Female Genealogy of Transcendentalism, edited by Jana L. Argersinger and Phyllis Cole
Michelle Kohler

Emily Dickinson in Context, edited by Eliza Richards, and A Kiss from Thermopylae: Emily Dickinson and Law, by James R. Guthrie
Mary Kuhn

Thinking Outside the Book, by Augusta Rohrbach
Julia Dauer

Between the Novel and the News: The Emergence of American Women’s Writing, by Sari Edelstein
Maura D’Amore