EMWJ Published Volumes

Volume 11.2 – Spring 2017

Early Modern Women Journal v11.2


  • Salaried Mothers: Breastfeeding and Rearing Infants in the Kingdom of Aragon
    — María del Carmen García Herrero and Cristina Pérez Galán
  • “A Ringworm on the neck of greatness”: The Body Politic in Elizabeth Cary’s History of Edward II
    — Rachel M. De Smith Roberts
  • Women, Space, and Power in Early Modern Spain: Luisa de Carvajal and Mariá de Guevara
    — Nieves Romero-Díaz
  • Death Did Not Become Her: Unconventional Women and the Problem of Female Commemoration in Early Modern Rome
    — Caroline Castiglione and Suzanne Scanlan


  • From Helicon to Hollywood: A Dialogue on Veronica Franco and Dangerous Beauty
    — Margaret F. Rosenthal and Shannon McHugh

Website Reviews

  • Renaissance Princess / Digital New World
    IDEA: Isabella d’Este Archive
    — Deanna Shemek
  • Advancing Women Artists Foundation
    Women Artists in the Age of Medici
    — Marjorie Och
  • BIESES: Bibliografía de escritoras españolas
    [Bibliography of Spanish Women Writers]
    — Dana Bultman
  • SIEFAR: Société Internationale pour l’Etude des Femmes de l’Ancien Régime
    [International Society for the Study of Women of the Ancien Régime]
    — Anne R. Larsen
  • Women Writers Project
    — Diane K. Jakacki
  • Perdita Project
    — Rosalind Smith
  • Material Cultures of Early Modern Women’s Writing
    — Marie-Louise Coolahan
  • Marrying Cultures: Queens Consort and European Identities, 1500–1800
    — Mara R. Wade
  • Recipes Project
    — Evelina Gužauskytė

Exhibition Reviews

  • Clara Peteers: aan Tafel! & El arte de Clara Peeters / The Art of Clara Peeters
    — Sarah Joan Moran
  • Maria Merian’s Butterflies
    — Frank Palmeri
  • Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun
    — Melissa Hyde
  • Small Stories: At Home in a Dollhouse
    — Hana Leaper

Book Reviews

  • Valerie Traub, Thinking Sex with the Early Moderns
    — Gary Ferguson
  • Rabia Gregory, Marrying Jesus in Medieval and Early Modern Northern Europe: Popular Culture and Religious Reform
    — William E. Smith III
  • Britta-Juliane Kruse, Stiftsbibliotheken und Kirchenschätze: Materielle Kultur in den Augustiner-Chorfrauenstiften Steterburg und Heiningen Britta-Juliane Kruse, Rosenkränze und Seelengärten, Bildung und Frömmigkeit in niedersächsischen Frauenklöstern
    — Cornelia Niekus Moore
  • Anne R. Larsen, Anna Maria van Schurman, “The Star of Utrecht”: The Educational Vision and Reception of a Savante
    — Christine Kooi
  • Margaret L. King, Francesco Barbaro: The Wealth of Wives: A Fifteenth-Century Marriage Manual
    — P. Renée Baernstein
  • Judith Bryce, Alessandra Macinghi Strozzi: Letters to Her Sons (1447–1470)
    — Ann Crabb
  • Allyson M. Poska, Gendered Crossings: Women and Migration in the Spanish Empire
    — Jane E. Mangan
  • Darlene Abreu-Ferreira, Women, Crime, and Forgiveness in Early Modern Portugal
    — Vanda Anastácio
  • Marian Rothstein, The Androgyne in Early Modern France: Contextualizing the Power of Gender
    — Katherine Crawford
  • Kathleen M. Llewellyn, Emily E. Thompson, and Colette Winn eds., Jeanne d’Albret: Letters from the Queen of Navarre with an Ample Declaration
    — Jane Couchman
  • Derval Conroy, Ruling Women: Government, Virtue, and the Female Prince in Seventeenth-Century France
    Derval Conroy, Configuring the Female Prince in Seventeenth-Century French Drama
    — Tracy Adams
  • Susan E. James, Women’s Voices in Tudor Wills, 1485–1603: Authority, Influence and Material Culture
    — Judith Spicksley
  • Frances Teague and Margaret J. M. Ezell, eds., Educating English Daughters: Late Seventeenth-Century Debates
    — Hilda L. Smith
  • Sarah Williams, Damnable Practises: Witches, Dangerous Women, and Music in Seventeenth-Century English Broadside Ballads
    — Megan E. Palmer
  • Sarah C. E. Ross, Women, Poetry, and Politics in Seventeenth-Century Britain
    — Katharine Gillespie
  • Rachel Adcock, Baptist Women’s Writings in Revolutionary Culture, 1640–1680
    — Teresa Feroli
  • Joanna Martin, ed., The Maitland Quarto: A New Edition of Cambridge, Magdalene College, Pepys Library MS 1408
    — Julia Boffey
  • Jessica L. Malay, ed., Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record
    — Paul Salzman
  • Paul Salzman and Marion Wynne-Davies, eds., Mary Wroth and Shakespeare
    — Katherine R. Larson
  • Frances Timbers, The Magical Adventures of Mary Parish: The Occult World of Seventeenth-Century London
    — Marion Gibson
  • Abby Chandler, Law and Sexual Misconduct in New England, 1650–1750: Steering Toward England
    — Ann M. Little
  • Maki Isaka, Onnagata: A Labyrinth of Gendering in Kabuki Theater
    — Akiko Kusunoki

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