Fall 1982, Vol. 1, No. 2


Stephen Gordon, Novelist: A Re-evaluation of Radclyffe Hall’s The Well of Loneliness, 125-139
Claudia Stillman Franks

“The Heroine of Some Strange Romance”: The Personal Recollections of Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna, 141-153
Elizabeth Kowaleski

New Light on Sarah Fyge (Field, Egerton), 155-175
Jeslyn Medoff

The Old Hungarian Translation of Hrotsvit’s Dulcitius: History and Analysis, 177-187
Katharina M. Wilson

Medieval Frauenlieder: Anonymous Was a Man?, 189-200
Susan Schibanoff


Mary Astell’s Poetry, 201-202
Ruth Perry

Review Essay

Rebecca Cox Jackson and the Uses of Power, 203-209
Gloria T. Hull


Beyond the Lighthouse: English Women Novelists in the Twentieth Century, by Margaret Crosland, 209-212
Sydney Janet Kaplan

The Red Virgin: Memoirs of Louise Michel, edited and translated by Bullitt Lowry and Elizabeth Ellington Gunter, 212-216
Lynn A. Higgins

Cogewea: The Half-Blood, by Mourning Dove (Hum-Ishu-Ma), 217-221
Rayna Green

H. D.: The Life and Work of an American Poet, by Janice S. Robinson; Psyche Reborn: The Emergence of H. D., by Susan Stanford Friedman, 221-227
Joanne Feit Diehl


Letter from Mary Bryan and Elaine Campbell, 229

Letter from the Editors of “Signs”, 229-230

Mary Wollstonecraft Sojourner Truth Margaret Atwood Abigail Adams Amy Tan H.D. Simone de Beauvoir Zora Neale Hurston Frances Burney Virginia Woolf

"The white saxifrage with the indented leafe is moste commended for the breakinge of the Stone."

— Turner, Herbal, III, 68 [1568]