VOLUME 2 (2007)

Letter from the Editors

Jane Donawerth, Adele Seeff, Diane Wolfthal, Editors

 

1

The Breast and Belly of a Queen: Elizabeth After Tilbury

Christopher Martin

 

5

A Recluse of the Inner Quarters: The Poet Ji Xian (1614-1683)

Grace Fong

 

29

The Dominicans and Cloistered Women: The Convent of Sant’Aurea in Rome

Anne Dunlop

 

43

Reading the Space of the Closet in Aemilia Lanyer’s "Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum"

Katherine R. Larson

 

73

Back Talk: Two Prostitutes’ Voices from Rome c. 1600
Elizabeth S. Cohen

 

95

This Music which is not One: Inaudible Order and Representation of the Feminine in Francesca Caccini’s "Primo libro delle musiche" (1618)

Susanne Cusick

127

Ashgate Undergraduate Prize Abstract: The Princess, the Lady, and the Maid: Gender, Class, and Meaning in Thomas Heywood’s "If You Know Not Me, You Know Nobody" and John Webster’s "The White Devil"
Natasha Luepke

163

A Sweet Nosegay of Scholarship: Publications in English in Early Modern Women’s Studies, 2004 - 2006

Kathleen Barker, Karen L. Nelson, with Rachel McCann

 

165

Exhibition Review: Italian Women Artists from Renaissance to Baroque, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D. C., March 16 through July 15, 2007

Marjorie Och

 

193

BOOK REVIEWS

 

 

Justine Siegemund, The Court Midwife

Caroline Bicks

 

199

Andrea Pearson, Envisioning Gender in Burgundian Devotional Art 1350-1530: Experience, Authority, Resistance

Pia F. Cuneo

 

202

Caroline P. Murphy, The Pope’s Daughter:
The Extraordinary Life of Felice della Rovere

Laura Giannetti

 

205

Allison Levy, Widowhood and Visual Culture
in Early Modern Europe

Katherine A. McIver

 

207

Valerie Traub, The Renaissance of Lesbianism
in Early Modern England

B. R. Siegfried

 

210
Contributors 215