Issue 24, 2018

Table of Contents


The past, the present, and the current moment p. 1-3

Georgina Rychner

Reflective Essays:

Intersecting currents: Lilith and the development of feminist history in Australia p. 4-15

Jane Carey

What can feminist historians ‘do’ with intersectionality? p. 16-25

Zora Simic


‘Some solid social good’: The Victorian professional woman as a female ideal in Dinah Craik’s ‘Olive’ p. 26-37

Jess Donohoe

The literary text as historical artefact: The colonial couple in Australian romantic fiction by women, 1838-1860 p. 38-51

Jodi McAlister

‘Nonsense about the girl of to-day’: Spinsterhood and courtship in the ‘Australian woman’s weekly’, 1912-1921 p. 52-64

Emma Bellino

Book Reviews:

Gay and Lesbian, then and now p. 65-66

Noah Riseman

Gay men at the movies: Cinema, memory and the history of a gay male community p. 66-68

Geraldin Fela

Notes on Contributors:

p. 69