VOLUME 7 (2012)


CONTENTS

 


ESSAYS

 

Sor Juana Fecit: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz and the Art of Miniature Painting
Elizabeth Perry

1

Chaste Painting: Elizabeth Russell’s Theatres of Memory      
Patricia Phillippy

33

Gendered Representations of the Militant Church: Ana Caro’s and Luisa Roldán’s Rhetoric of War and Religion
Elena García-Martín

69

“She . . . the Choisest out of them Doth Finde”: Multi-material Collage and the Poetics of Restoration in The Sacred Historie
Andrea Crow

101

Marie de Medici’s 1605 ballet de la reine and the Virtuosic Female Voice
Melinda J. Gough

127

“True Fire, Noble Flame”: Friendship Poetry by Katharina Lescailje, Cornelia van der Veer, and Katherine Philips
Martine van Elk

157

FORUM
Transculturalisms

 

 

Early Modern Women and the Transnational Turn
Merry Wiesner-Hanks

191

Trans-Eurasian Convergences in Early Modern Women’s Writing   
David Porter

203

American Beauties, or What’s Wrong with this Picture? Paintings and Prints of the Women of Virginia from John White to Joan Blaeu
Ann Rosalind Jones

215

Boundary Crossings in the Islamic World: Princess Gulbadan as Traveler, Biographer, and Witness to History, 1523–1603
Jyotsna Singh

231

Lost in Translation: Portraits of Sitti Maani Gioerida della Valle in Baroque Rome
Cristelle Baskins

241

Transnational Reception and Early Modern Women’s “Lost” Texts       
Marie-Louise Coolahan

261

Women and Kirishitanban Literature: Translation, Gender, and
Theology in Early Modern Japan
Haruko Nawata Ward

271

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

 

Shakespeare’s Sisters: Voices of English and European Women Writers, 1500–1700. Curated by Georgianna Ziegler. Folger Shakespeare Library. 3 February–20 May 2012
Jane Donawerth

283

Artemisia Gentileschi: Storia di Una Passione. Curated by Roberto Contini and Francesco Solinas. Palazzo Reale, Milan. 22 September 2011–29 January 2012
Valerie Drummond

290

Go[u]: Himetachi no Sengoku (Depicting the Life of Go[u] and the Other Ladies of the Warring States Period). The Edo-Tokyo Museum, Tokyo. 2 January–20 February, 2011                     
Hanako Nadehara

298

 

BOOK REVIEWS

 

Leigh Whaley, Women and the Practice of Medical Care in Early Modern Europe, 1400–1800       
Alisha Rankin

309

Janel Mueller, ed., Katherine Parr: Complete Works and Correspondence
Elaine V. Beilin

312

Susan Frye, Pens and Needles: Women’s Textualities in Early Modern England
Heather Wolfe

315

Susan Felch and Donald Stump, eds., Elizabeth I and her Age: Authoratative Texts, Commentary, and Criticism
Renee Bricker

318

Kathryn Schwarz, What You Will: Gender, Contract, and Shakespearean Social Space
Miranda Garno Nesler

320

Sarah Apetrei, Women, Feminism, and Religion in Early Enlightenment England
Willliam E. Smith, III

323

Cynthia J. Brown, The Queen’s Library: Image-Making at the Court of Anne of Brittany, 1477–1514
Anne Larsen

326

Erin A. Sadlack, The French Queen’s Letters: Mary Tudor Brandon and the Politics of Marriage in Sixteenth-Century Europe
John Watkins

329

Leah L. Chang, Into Print: The Production of Female Authorship in
Early Modern France

Jane Couchman

332

William Brooks, ed., P. J. Yarrow, trans., Mademoiselle de Montpensier: Memoirs
Faith E. Beasley

335

Lewis C. Seifert, and Domna C. Stanton, eds. and trans., Enchanted Eloquence: Fairy Tales by Seventeenth-Century French Women Writers
Theresa Kennedy

338

Julie D. Campbell, and Maria Galli Stampino, eds., In Dialogue with the Other Voice in Sixteenth-Century Italy: Literary and Social Contexts for Women’s Writing
Pamela Joseph Benson

340

Nicholas Terpstra, Lost Girls: Sex and Death in Renaissance Florence
Allison Levy

344

Elissa B. Weaver, ed., Scenes from Italian Convent Life: An Anthology
of Convent Theatrical Texts and Contexts

Maria Galli Stampino

345

Julia K. Dabbs, Life Stories of Women Artists, 1550–1800
Susan Shifrin

348

Sarah Owens, ed. and trans., Journey of Five Capuchin Nuns; John J.
Conley, S. J., Adoration and Annihilation: The Convent Philosophy of
Port-Royal; Bryan Givens, Judging Maria de Macedo: A Female
Visionary and the Inquisition in Early Modern Portugal

Darcy Donahue

351

Theresa Earenfight, The King’s Other Body: María of Castile and the
Crown of Aragon
; Marie A. Kelleher, The Measure of Woman: Law
and Female Identity in the Crown of Aragon

Montserrat Piera

358

María M. Carríon, Subject Stages: Marriage, Theatre, and the Law in
Early Modern Spain

Carmela Mattza

364

Eavan O’Brien, Women in the Prose of Maria de Zayas
Yolanda Gamboa

367
Lia van Gemert, Hermina Joldersma, Olga van Marion, Dieuwke
van der Poel, Riet Schenkeveld-van der Dussen, eds., Women’s
Writing from the Low Countries, 1200–1875: A Bilingual Anthology

Frima Fox Hofrichter
369

 

Contributors

 

373