Early Modern Women Volume 3 (2008)

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“Thy Righteousness is but a menstrual clout”: Sanitary Practices and Prejudice in Early Modern England
Sara Read
Inscribing Gender on the Early Modern Body: Marital Violence in German Texts of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century
Katja Altpeter-Jones
Elizabeth Cary’s Female Trinity: Breaking Custom with Mosaic Law in The Tragedy of Mariam
Cristina León Alfar
A Women’s Republic of Letters: Anna Maria van Schurman, Marie de Gournay and Female Self-Representation in Relation to the Public Sphere
Anne R. Larsen
Women's Musical Voices in Sixteenth-Century England
Linda Phyllis Austern
Demure Transgression: Portraying Female "Saints" in Post-Tridentine Italy
Helen Hills

Femininity in the Marketplace: The Ideal Woman in Fourteenth-Century Florence
Juliann Vitullo
Merchant Wives, Agency, and Ambivalence in Early Modern Studies
Ann Christensen
Gaining Honor as Husband’s Deputy: Margherita Datini at Work, 1381-1410
Ann Crabb
Widows, Legal Rights, and the Mercantile Economy of Early Modern Milan
Jeannette M. Fregulia
Identifying Women Proprietors in Wills from Fifteenth-Century London
Kate Kelsey Staples
Women, Objects, and Exchanges in Early Modern Florence
Ann Matchette

The Society for the Study of Early Modern Women Graduate Student Prize
Abstract, Rembrandt’s The Death of the Virgin, Cartesianism, and Modernity in the Dutch Republic
Elissa Auerbach

Bibliographies: Recent Spanish and French Publications
Mujeres que saben latín: Publications in Spanish in Early Modern Women’s Studies, 2004-2007
Ana Kothe
Je nomme ceci votre proumenoir: Publications in French in Early Modern Women’s Studies, 2004-2007
Stéphane Pillet

Art Exhibition Review
Images of Women in Old Master Prints and Drawings/ Images by Women in Old Master Prints and Drawings, Spaigthwood Galleries, Upton, MA
Jodi Cranston

Book Reviews
Early Modern Women and the Genesis of Modern Science: A Review Essay
Judith P. Zinsser, Men, Women, and the Birthing of Modern Science
Lianne McTavish, Childbirth and the Display of Authority in Early Modern France
Katharine Park, Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection
Elspeth Whitney
John Newton and Jo Bath, Witchcraft and the Act of 1604
Raisa Maria Toivo
Sylvia Brown, Wonder, Gender and Radical Religion in Early Modern Europe
Carrie F. Klaus
Edith Snook, Women, Reading, and the Cultural Politics of Early Modern England
Katheryn Giglio
Gina Bloom, Voice in Motion: Staging Gender, Shaping Sound in Early Modern England
Erin Minear
Kate Chedgzoy, Women’s Writing in the British Atlantic World: Memory, Place and History, 1550-1700
Anita Gilman Sherman
Dympna Callaghan, The Impact of Feminism in English Renaissance Studies
Pamela Hammons
Gabrielle Langdon, Medici Women: Portraits of Power, Love, and Betrayal from the Court of Duke Cosimo I
Joyce De Vries
The Marian Catholic Revival: A Review Essay
Eamon Duffy and David Loades, The Church of Mary Tudor
William Wizeman, S.J., The Theology and Spirituality of Mary Tudor’s Church
Robert Scully, S.J.
Classical Medicine and the Origins of Gynecology: A Review Essay
Helen King, Midwifery, Obstetrics, and the Rise of Gynecology: The Uses of a Sixteenth-Century Compendium
Eve Keller, Generating Bodies and Gendered Selves: The Rhetoric Of Reproduction in Early Modern England
Rachana Sachdev