CFP: Special issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies

CFP: Special issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies Gender and journalism: Women and/in the news in the nineteenth century The recent surge in scholarly interest in the nineteenth-century periodical press, hand in hand with ambitious digitization projects allowing us ever-expanding access to primary materials, has increased our ability to analyse and discuss the dynamic parameters of women’s…

Publication – Reminiscences and Traditions of Boston by Hannah Mather Crocker

New from NEHGS! Title: Reminiscences and Traditions of Boston by Hannah Mather Crocker Edited by: Eileen Hunt Botting and Sarah L. Houser Publisher: New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS), Boston Hardcover, 6 x 9, 592 pp., $39.95 http://www.americanancestors.org/Product.aspx?id=23322 Published in its entirety for the first time, Hannah Mather Crocker’s early nineteenth-century “Reminiscences and Traditions of…

Karen Offen – Routledge History Author of the Month

The Routledge History Author of the Month for March 2011 is Karen Offen. A profile of the author and her work can be found on the Routledge website at: http://www.routledge.com/history/articles/routledge_history_author_of_the_month_march_2011_karen_offen1/ Karen’s most recent book  Globalizing Feminisms 1789-1945 is available at a 20% discount for the month of March when ordered through http://www.routledge.com. If you are…

New Publication – Feminist Media History: Suffrage, Periodicals and the Public Sphere

Feminist Media History: Suffrage, Periodicals and the Public Sphere Maria DiCenzo with Lucy Delap and Leila Ryan Palgrave Macmillan / November 2010 / Hardback / £55.00 / 978-0-230-24126-8 This study highlights the contributions of feminist media history to a range of disciplines. Focusing on the feminist press emerging from and reacting to the late nineteenth-…

New Publication – Arianne Chernock, ‘Men and the Making of Modern British Feminsim’

Arianne Chernock (2010) Men and the Making of Modern British Feminism. Stanford: Stanford University Press.   Link: http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=WOPe32ADV_AC&printsec=frontcover&dq=arianne+chernock&source=bl&ots=VjC7FIHgyO&sig=wBclPsOK_B4edOF7Fri5G-Ok4Ug&hl=en&ei=AgJgTOWiE8K4jAefiY2YCg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=8&ved=0CDYQ6AEwBw#v=onepage&q&f=false http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=WOPe32ADV_AC&printsec=frontcover&dq=arianne+chernock&source=bl&ots=VjC7FIHgyO&sig=wBclPsOK_B4edOF7Fri5G-Ok4Ug&hl=en&ei=AgJgTOWiE8K4jAefiY2YCg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=8&ved=0CDYQ6AEwBw#v=onepage&q&f=false