Vol. 32, No. 1

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Elisa Camiscioli and Jean Quataert, Editorial Note : Suffrage and Beyond : Celebrating Women’s History

Liette Gidlow, Introduction

Lori D. Ginzberg, “Radical Imaginings: The View from Atop a Slippery Slope”

Rosalyn Terborg-Penn, “The Nineteenth Amendment and Its Outcome for African American Women”

Rumi Yasutake, “Women in Hawai’i and the Nineteenth Amendment”

Cathleen Cahill, “‘Our Democracy and the American Indian’: Citizenship, Sovereignty, and the Native Vote in the 1920s”

Liette Gidlow, “More than Double: African American Women and the Rise of a ‘Women’s Vote'”

Marnie S. Anderson, “The Forgotten History of Japanese American Women’s History and the Rise of Women and Gender History in the Academy”

Bryna Goodman, “‘A World of Concubines’: Fissures in the Category of ‘Woman’ in Republican China”

Joy Damousi, “Humanitarianism and Child Refugee Sponsorship: The Spanish Civil War and the Global Campaign of Esme Odgers”

Book Review Essays

Shaping Modern Girlhood (Amy Erdman Farrell)

  • Jennifer Helgren. American Girls and Global Responsibility: A New Relation to the World during the Early Cold War. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2017. 1 + 223 pp.; ISBN 978-0-8135-7579-7 (cl); 978-0-8135-7581-0 (epub).
  • Valerie J. Matsumoto. City Girls: The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles, 1920–1950. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. ix + 298 pp.; ISBN 978-0-1997-5224-9 (cl); 9787-0-1906-5520-4 (pb).
  • Katharine Milcoy. When the Girls Come out to Play: Teenage Working-Class Girls’ Leisure between the Wars. New York: Bloomsbury Academic Publishing, 2017. viii + 166 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-1-4742-7959-8 (cl); 978-1-4742-7958-1 (pb); 978-1-4742-7961-1 (ebook).
  • Renée M. Sentilles. American Tomboys, 1850–1915. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2018. vii + 258 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-1-6253-4319-2 (cl); 978-1-6253-4320-8 (pb).

Capitalism with a Female Face (Nancy Marie Robertson)

  • Amy M. Froide. Silent Partners: Women as Public Investors during Britain’s Financial Revolution, 1690–1750. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2017. xi + 225 pp.; ill.; tables. ISBN 978-0-19-876798-5 (cl).
  • Joan Marie Johnson. Funding Feminism: Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women’s Movement, 1870–1967. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. xiii + 303 pp; ill. ISBN 978-1-4696-3469-2 (cl); 978-1-4696-5907-7 (pb).
  • Johanna Neuman. Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites who Fought for Women’s Right to Vote. New York: New York University Press, 2017. 201 pp; ill. ISBN 978-1-4798-3706-9 (cl); 978-1-4798-0662-1 (pb).
  • George Robb. Ladies of the Ticker: Women and Wall Street from the Gilded Age to the Great Depression. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. x + 249 pp; ill.; tables. ISBN 978-0-252-04117-4 (cl); 978-0-252-08271-9 (pb).
  • Edith Sparks. Boss Lady: How Three Women Entrepreneurs Built Successful Big Businesses in the Mid-Twentieth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. xiv + 309 pp; ill. ISBN 978-1-4696-3301-5 (cl); 978-1-4696-3302-2 (pb).

Gender, Power, and Religion: Orientations of the Self in African America and the Black Diaspora (Chernah M. Sesay, Jr.)

  • Betty Livingston Adams. Black Women’s Christian Activism: Seeking Social Justice in a Northern Suburb. New York: New York University Press, 2016. x + 246 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-0-8147-4546-5 (cl); 978-1-4798-1481-7 (pb).
  • Elizabeth Pérez. Religion in the Kitchen: Cooking, Talking, and the Making of Black Atlantic Traditions. New York: New York University Press, 2016. xi + 297 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-1-4798-6161-3 (cl); 978-1-4798-3955-1 (pb).
  • Ula Yvette Taylor. The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. xiii + 258 pp.; ill. ISBN 978-1-4696-3392-3 (cl); 978-1-4696-3393-0 (pb); 978-1-4696-3394-7 (ebook).