Fall 1993, Vol. 12, No. 2

From the Editor, 199-202
Holly Laird


Forum: Is There an Anglo-American Feminist Criticism?

Preface, 203-208
Laura Doan and Holly Laird

Grey Suits and Black Leather Jackets: or, Is There an Anglo-American Feminist Criticism?, 209-222 Marilyn Butler

Is There an Anglo-American Feminist Linguistics, 223-227
Deborah Cameron

The Professional Fix: Anglophone Feminist Criticism in National Contexts, 229-240
Cora Kaplan

Anglo-American Difference: Some Thoughts of an Aging Feminist, 241-245
Janet Todd

Relational Epistemology and the Question of Anglo-American Feminist Criticism, 247-261
Susan Stanford Friedman

(White) Anglo-American Feminism in Non-US/Non-us Space, 263-270
Felicity A. Nussbaum

Tangled Histories: Indian Feminism and Anglo-American Feminist Criticism, 271-278
Ania Loomba

Hegemony and “Anglo-American Feminism”: Living in the Funny House, 279-287
Shirley Geok-lin Lim

Djuna Barnes and T. S. Eliot: Authority, Resistance, and Acquiescence, 289-313
Miriam Fuchs

“Drowned in a Willing Sea”: Freedom and Drowning in Eliot, Chopin, and Drabble, 315-332
Helen V. Emmitt

Review Essay

Contradictions: Tracking Adrienne Rich’s Poetry, 333-340
Alice Templeton


Feminism, Utopia, and Narrative, edited by Libby Falk Jones and Sarah Webster Goodwin, 341-344
Rachel Trubowitz

Fictions of Authority: Women Writers and Narrative Voice, by Susan Sniader Lanser, 344-346
Molly Hite

Voices of Their Own: Contemporary Spanish Narrative by Women, by Elizabeth J. Ordóñez; Talking Back: Toward a Latin American Feminist Literary Criticism, by Debra A. Castillo, 347-350
Linda E. Chown

Virginia Woolf and War: Fiction, Reality and Myth, edited by Mark Hussey; Virginia Woolf and Postmodernism: Literature in Quest and Question of Itself, edited by Pamela L. Caughie, 351-54
Alison Booth

The Reading of Silence: Virginia Woolf in the English Tradition, by Patricia Ondek Laurence, 354-356
Suzette Henke

Desire and Truth: Functions of Plot in Eighteenth-Century Novels, by Patricia Meyer Spacks; The “Other” Eighteenth-Century: English Women of Letters, 1660-1800, edited by Robert W. Uphaus and Gretchen M. Foster; Their Father’s Daughters: Hannah More, Maria Edgeworth, and Patriarchal Complicity, by Elizabeth Kowaleski-Wallace, 357-359
Mary Anne Schofield

How Will the Heart Endure: Elizabeth Bowen and the Landscape of War, by Heather Bryant Jordan, 360-361
Celia Patterson

Emily Dickinson: Woman Poet, by Paula Bennett; Dickinson and the Boundaries of Feminist Theory, by Mary Loeffelholz, 361-363
Elizabeth A. Petrino

Masks Outrageous and Austere: Culture, Psyche, and Persona in Modern Women Poets, by Cheryl Walker, 363-366
Rhonda Pettit

The Desire to Desire: The Woman’s Film of the 1940s, by Mary Ann Doane; Femmes Fatales: Feminism, Film Theory, Psychoanalysis, by Mary Ann Doane, 367-369
Roberta Davidson

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]