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: 
Anne Goodwyn Jones, Susan V. Donaldson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jane E. Schultz

Schultz on Jones and Donaldson, 'Haunted Bodies: Gender and Southern Texts'

Anne Goodwyn Jones, Susan V. Donaldson, eds. Haunted Bodies: Gender and Southern Texts. Charlottesville and London: University Press of Virginia, 1997. x + 533 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8139-1726-9; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-1725-2.

Reviewed by Jane E. Schultz (Department of English, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis) Published on H-SAWH (July, 1999)

Author: 
Cornelia Jones Pond
Reviewer: 
Mary Carroll Johansen

Johansen on Pond, 'Recollections of a Southern Daughter: A Memoir by Cornelia Jones Pond of Liberty County'

Cornelia Jones Pond. Recollections of a Southern Daughter: A Memoir by Cornelia Jones Pond of Liberty County. Athens and London: University of Georgia Press, 1998. xlvi + 118 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2044-1.

Reviewed by Mary Carroll Johansen (Library of Virginia) Published on H-SAWH (July, 1999)

A Southern Belle's Civil War

Author: 
Nancy C. Parrish
Reviewer: 
Joyce Miller

Miller on Parrish, 'Lee Smith, Annie Dillard, and the Hollins Group: A Genesis of Writers'

Nancy C. Parrish. Lee Smith, Annie Dillard, and the Hollins Group: A Genesis of Writers. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1998. xvii + 234 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2243-3.

Reviewed by Joyce Miller (Department of American Studies, University of Maryland, College Park) Published on H-SAWH (June, 1999)

Author: 
Katherine G. Aiken
Reviewer: 
Elna C. Green

Green on Aiken, 'Harnessing the Power of Motherhood: The National Florence Crittenton Mission, 1883-1925'

Katherine G. Aiken. Harnessing the Power of Motherhood: The National Florence Crittenton Mission, 1883-1925. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1998. xxiv + 266 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57233-017-7.

Reviewed by Elna C. Green (Department of History, Florida State University) Published on H-SAWH (June, 1999)

History with a Mission

Author: 
Judith N. McArthur
Reviewer: 
Nancy Beck Young

Young on McArthur, 'Creating the New Woman: The Rise of Southern Women's Progressive Culture in Texas, 1893-1918'

Judith N. McArthur. Creating the New Woman: The Rise of Southern Women's Progressive Culture in Texas, 1893-1918. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. x + 199 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06679-5; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02376-7.

Reviewed by Nancy Beck Young (Department of History, McKendree College) Published on H-SAWH (May, 1999)

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