H-Women's purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women's studies. H-Women is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

Recent Discussions

Author: 
Carolyn Kitch
Reviewer: 
Miriam Jones

Jones on Kitch, 'The Girl on the Magazine Cover: The Origins of Visual Stereotypes in American Mass Media'

Carolyn Kitch. The Girl on the Magazine Cover: The Origins of Visual Stereotypes in American Mass Media. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 2001. xii + 238 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4978-1; $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-2653-9.

Reviewed by Miriam Jones (Department of Humanities and Languages, University of New Brunswick--Saint John) Published on H-Women (August, 2003)

Author: 
Susan R. Grayzel
Reviewer: 
Deborah D. Buffton

Buffton on Grayzel, 'Women and the First World War'

Susan R. Grayzel. Women and the First World War. New York and London: Longman, 2002. ix + 193 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-41876-9.

Reviewed by Deborah D. Buffton (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse) Published on H-Women (August, 2003)

Women and World War I

Women and World War I

Author: 
Antoinette Burton
Reviewer: 
Malia Formes

Formes on Burton, 'Dwelling in the Archive: Women Writing House, Home, and History in Late Colonial India'

Antoinette Burton. Dwelling in the Archive: Women Writing House, Home, and History in Late Colonial India. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. x + 202 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-514425-3; $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-514424-6.

Reviewed by Malia Formes (Department of History, Western Kentucky University) Published on H-Women (August, 2003)

Author: 
John Watkins
Reviewer: 
Amy McCandless

McCandless on Watkins, 'Representing Elizabeth in Stuart England: Literature, History, Sovereignty'

John Watkins. Representing Elizabeth in Stuart England: Literature, History, Sovereignty. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. xi + 264 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-81573-4.

Reviewed by Amy McCandless (Department of History, College of Charleston) Published on H-Women (July, 2003)

Elizabeth I and the "Idea of Monarchy"

Author: 
Dierdre Glenn Paul
Reviewer: 
Kate Wittenstein

Wittenstein on Paul, 'Life, Culture and Education on the Academic Plantation: Womanist Thought and Perspective'

Dierdre Glenn Paul. Life, Culture and Education on the Academic Plantation: Womanist Thought and Perspective. New York: Peter Lang, 2001. xi + 129 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8204-4562-5.

Reviewed by Kate Wittenstein (Department of History, Gustavus Adolphus College) Published on H-Women (July, 2003)

Autobiography and the Black Intellectual Tradition

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