Vol. 32, No. 3

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Elisa Camiscioli, Jean Quataert, and Jessica Pliley, Editorial Note: Socialism, Nationalism, and Internationalism in Feminist Politics, 1850–1970

Diana Moore, “Revolutionary Domesticity: The Feminist Strategies of Anglo-Italian Mazzinian Nationalists”

Michelle Staff, “Women’s Rights on the World Stage: Feminism and Internationalism in the Life of Chrystal Macmillan (1872–1937)”

Michelle Chase, “‘Hands Off Korea!’: Women’s Internationalist Solidarity and Peace Activism in Early Cold War Cuba”*

Ashley D. Farmer, “‘Abolition of Every Possibility of Oppression’: Black Women, Black Power, and the Black Women’s United Front, 1970–1976”

Anna Bennett, “Bagatelle or Stregamenti: The Spiritual Potential of Material Objects and Spaces in Late Rinascimento Venice, 1580–1630″*

Historical Practices

Cynthia R. Greenlee, “Acceptable Exclusions and Promiscuous Creativity: The Life of an Independent Scholar”

Book Review Essays
Returning to the Gender Frontier: Susanah Shaw Romney
  • Tai S. Edwards. Osage Women and Empire: Gender and Power. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2018. vii + 232 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-7006-2609-0 (cl); 978-0-7006-2610-6 (pb).
  • Laurel Clark Shire. The Threshold of Manifest Destiny: Gender and National Expansion in Florida. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. ix + 273 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-8122-4836-4 (cl).
  • Susan Sleeper-Smith. Indigenous Prosperity and American Conquest: Indian Women of the Ohio River Valley, 1690–1792. Williamsburg, VA: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, 2018. vii + 376 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-1-4696-4058-7 (cl); 978-1-8468-591-69 (pb); 978-1-4696-4059-4 (ebook).

Never Just Witnesses: Reassessing Southern Women’s History in the United States: Sarah Gardner
  • Joyce Linda Broussard. Stepping Lively in Place: The Not-Married Free Women of Civil-War-Era Natchez, Mississippi. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. xvi + 338 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-8203-4549-9 (cl); 978-0-8203-4972-5 (pb).
  • Catherine Clinton. Stepdaughters of History: Southern Women and the American Civil War. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. xviii + 144 pp. ISBN 978-0-8071-6457-0 (cl).
  • Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers. They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2019. xx + 296 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-3002-1866-4 (cl); 978-0-3002-5183-8 (pb).
  • Stephanie McCurry. Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the Civil War. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2019. xii + 297 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-6749-8797-5 (cl).
  • Marie S. Molloy. Single, White, Slaveholding Women in the Nineteenth-Century American South. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2018. x + 228 pp; ill. ISBN 978-1-6111-7870-8 (cl).

Women’s History, Women’s Health: Audra Jennings
  • Deirdre Cooper Owens. Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2017. xiv + 165 pp.; ISBN 978-0-8203-5135-3 (cl); 978-0-8203-5475-0 (pb).
  • Tanya Hart. Health in the City: Race, Poverty, and the Negotiation of Women’s Health in New York City, 1915–1930. New York: New York University Press, 2015. xi + 329 pp.; ISBN 978-1-4798-6799-8 (cl).
  • Jennifer Nelson. More Than Medicine: A History of the Feminist Women’s Health Movement. New York: New York University Press, 2015. xi + 265 pp.; ISBN 978-0-8147-6277-6 (cl); 978-0-8147-7066-5 (pb).