Contents


Articles

  • Letter from the Editors
    Jane Donawerth, Adele Seeff, Diane Wolfthal, editors
     
  • ‘High Housewifery’: the Duties and Letters of Barbara Gamage Sidney, Countess of Leicester
    Margaret P. Hannay
     
  • Bocche Inutili: Incorporating Pisa in the Florentine Imaginary
    Cristelle L. Baskins
     
  • Maladies up Her Sleeve? Clerical Interpretation of a Suffering Female Body in Counter-Reformation Spain
    Susan Laningham
     
  • Suppressing Women Philosophers: The Case of the Early Modern Canon
    John J. Conley, SJ
     
  • Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Ermine: Elizabeth I’s Coronation Robes and Mothers’ Legacies in Early Modern England
    Elizabeth Mazzola
     
  • A Renaissance Woman (Still) Adrift in the World
    Merry E. Weisner-Hanks

 

Book Reviews

  • Wendy Heller, Emblems of Eloquence: Opera and Women’s Voices in Seventeenth-Century Venice
    Sarah F. Williams
     
  • Amy Leonard, Nails in the Wall: Catholic Nuns in Reformation Germany
    Rebecca Clark Nykwest
     
  • Maria Bogucka, Women in Early Modern Polish Society, Against the European Background
    Elizabeth Driver
     
  • Nancy Bradley Warren, Women of God and Arms: Female Spirituality and Political Conflict, 1380–1600
    Susan Dinan
     
  • Jane Couchman and Ann Crabb, editors, Women’s Letters Across Europe, 1400–1700: Form and Persuasion
    Erin A. Sadlack
     
  • Pamela Allen Brown and Peter Parolin, editors,Women Players in England, 1500–1660: Beyond the All-Male Stage
    Meg Pearson