Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies 11.2: Illustration and Gender

Issue 11.2 of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies is now available. Issue 11.2 is a special issue titled “”Illustration and Gender: Drawing in the Nineteenth Century,” and is edited by Nicole Lobdell and Kate Holterhoff.  It contains the following:


Kate Holterhoff and Nicole Lobdell, “Introduction” PDF Version


Nancy Marck Cantwell, “Waist Not, Want Not: The Corseted Body and Empire in Vanity Fair” PDF Version

Susan Walton, “Suitable Work for Women? Florence Claxton’s Illustrations for The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte Yonge” PDF Version

Adam Sonstegard, “Mary Hallock Foote: Reconfiguring The Scarlet Letter, Redrawing Hester Prynne” PDF Version

Patricia Smith Scanlan, “‘God-gifted girls’: The Rise of Women Illustrators in Late Nineteenth-Century Philadelphia” PDF Version


Kimberly Rhodes, “Finding Feminist Art History in the Nineteenth Century.” Review of Temma Balducci and Heather Belnap Jensen’s Women, Femininity and Public Space in European Visual Culture, 1789-1914 and Hilary Fraser’s Women Writing Art History in the Nineteenth Century: Looking Like a Woman. PDF Version

Ellen Bell, “Not Just a Pretty Picture.” Review of Paul Goldman and Simon Cooke’s Reading Victoiran Illustration, 1855-1875: Spoils of the Lumber Room. PDF Version

Nancy Rose Marshall, “Brotherhood: Interrogating Pre-Raphaelite Manliness.” Review of Amelia Yeates and Serena Trowbridge’s Pre-Raphaelite Masculinities. PDF Version

Veronica Alfano, “Gender and Lyric Intimacy at the Fin de Siècle.” Review of Emily Harrington’s Second Person Singular: Late Victorian Women Poets and the Bonds of Verse. PDF Version

Laura Engel, “Wishful Telepathy: Austen’s Role as Romatic Advisor.” Review of Sarah Raff’s Jane Austen’s Erotic Advice. PDF Version

Nineteenth-Century Contexts 37.4 (September 2015) available

Nineteenth-Century Contexts issue 37.4 (September 2015) is now available, and contains the following articles and reviews:



English Literature in Transition 58.3 and 58.4 now available



Book Reviews by Ian Small, Stefano Evangelista, Michel W. Pharand, Keith Wilson, Alexandra Valint, Janine Utell, J. P. Wearing, Patrick Brantlinger, Margaret D. Stetz, Kevin Kopelson, and Patrick A. Mccarthy.



Book reviews by J. H. Stape, Sharon Aronofsky Weltman, Marysa Demoor, Jill Marie Treftz, Carol A. Senf, Molly Youngkin, Terry Caesar, Barry Devine, and Mark Knight.

Victorian Studies 57.2 (Winter 2015)

Victorian Studies 57.2 (Winter 2015) is now available, with three articles and 35 reviews:


Book Reviews

Victorian Periodicals Review 48.2: Special Issue on Digital Pedagogies

The latest issue of Victorian Periodicals Review is now available. 48.2 is a special issue on Digital Pedagogies, and contains the following:



Spotlight Reports

Additional Features

Book Reviews

The Byron Journal 43.1 (June 2015)

The Byron Journal 43.1 (June 2015) is now available, and contains the following:

NCL 70.1 (June 2015): special issue on George Lippard’s The Quaker City

Nineteenth-Century Literature 70.1 (June 2015) is now available. This special issue on George Lippard’s The Quaker City was convened by Christopher Looby, and contains the following articles and reviews: