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Deconstructing the Damsel in Distress: Gothic Revisions of Gender and Agency in Julia Ward Howe’s The Hermaphrodite
Heather E. Barrett
Cooper’s Revolution: The Language of Law and Love in The Pilot
The Death of Anti-Whiggery in The House of Seven Gables
The Year in Conferences (MLA, C19, ALA)