The H-SAWH network focuses on the history of women and gender in the U.S. South.

It is sponsored by the Southern Association for Women Historians and co-sponsored by H-Net, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies.

Recent Content

Author: 
Ida Powell Dulany
Reviewer: 
Robert S. Brandt

Brandt on Dulany, 'In the Shadow of the Enemy: The Civil War Journal of Ida Powell Dulany'

Ida Powell Dulany. In the Shadow of the Enemy: The Civil War Journal of Ida Powell Dulany. Edited by Mary L. Mackall, Stevan F. Meserve, and Anne Mackall Sasscer. Voices of the Civil War Series. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2009. 328 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57233-658-2.

Reviewed by Robert S. Brandt Published on H-SAWH (July, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Sarah Wilkerson Freeman, Beverly Greene Bond, eds.
Reviewer: 
Thomas H. Appleton Jr.

Appleton Jr. on Freeman and Bond, 'Tennessee Women: Their Lives and Times'

Sarah Wilkerson Freeman, Beverly Greene Bond, eds. Tennessee Women: Their Lives and Times. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2009. 456 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-2949-9.

Reviewed by Thomas H. Appleton Jr. (Professor of History) Published on H-SAWH (July, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Beyond the Usual Suspects

Author: 
Heidi Brayman Hackel, Catherine E. Kelly, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sarah H. Meacham

Meacham on Hackel and Kelly, 'Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World, 1500-1800'

Heidi Brayman Hackel, Catherine E. Kelly, eds. Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World, 1500-1800. Material Texts Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008. viii + 263 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4054-2.

Reviewed by Sarah H. Meacham Published on H-SAWH (January, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Scott E. Casper
Reviewer: 
John Lodl

Lodl on Casper, 'Sarah Johnson's Mount Vernon: The Forgotten History of an American Shrine'

Scott E. Casper. Sarah Johnson's Mount Vernon: The Forgotten History of an American Shrine. New York: Hill & Wang, 2008. 320 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-8414-2.

Reviewed by John Lodl Published on H-SAWH (January, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

African Americans at Mount Vernon: A New View of an American Shrine

Author: 
Lois Brown
Reviewer: 
Tara White

White on Brown, 'Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins: Black Daughter of the Revolution'

Lois Brown. Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins: Black Daughter of the Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. xiv + 690 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3166-3.

Reviewed by Tara White (Middle Tennessee State University) Published on H-SAWH (January, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

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