Issue Title Column Author

Vol. 17 No. 2

The Queer Young American Comes of Age

Reviews

Travis M. Foster

Vol. 17 No. 2

Over the Hill and Out of Sight: Locating Old Age in Nineteenth-Century American Culture

Features

Sari Edelstein

Vol. 17 No. 2

Early National Bro Culture in Daniel Parker’s War Department

Tales from the Vault

Lindsay Schakenbach Regele

Vol. 16 No. 4.5

‘Born of Failure:’ Gender, Class, and the Early American Prison

Reviews

Kristin O’Brassill-Kulfan

Vol. 16 No. 4

House of Cards: The Politics of Calling Card Etiquette in Nineteenth-Century Washington

Features

Merry Ellen Scofield

Vol. 16 No. 4

Beards, Bachelors, and Brides: The Surprisingly Spicy Politics of the Presidential Election of 1856

Features

Thomas J. Balcerski

Vol. 16 No. 3.5

Five Poems

Poetic Research

Wendy DeGroat

Vol. 16 No. 2.5

Do Clothes Make the Man?

Reviews

Martha Tomhave Blauvelt

Vol. 16 No. 2

The Mystery of Romance in the Life and Poetics of France Ellen Watkins Harper

On the Recovery of Frances Ellen Watkins Harper's Forest Leaves: Archives, Origins and African American Literature

Melba Joyce Boyd

Vol. 16 No. 2

The Other Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

On the Recovery of Frances Ellen Watkins Harper's Forest Leaves: Archives, Origins and African American Literature

Roundtable

Manisha Sinha