Gender & History

Cover image for Vol. 26 Issue 1

Edited By: Lynn Abrams, Sarah Chambers, Tracey Deutsch, Eleanor Gordon, Mary Jo Maynes, and Alexandra Shepard

Online ISSN: 1468-0424

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Gender & History Highlights

Recent Forum: Gender and the Human
(Volume 23, Issue 2, August 2011)

Read the Introduction by Rachel Sturman for free

Read the 2013 Free Sample Issue of Gender & History:

Volume 25, Issue 1, April 2013

Special Issues Book Series

Special Issues of Gender & Historyare available in paperback for £19.99.

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Recent highlights include:

Gender and the City before ModernityGender and the City before Modernity
May 2012, Paperback, Wiley-Blackwell
£19.99 / €24.00
Historicising Gender and SexualityHistoricising Gender and Sexuality
by Kevin P. Murphy (Editor), Jennifer M. Spear (Editor)
September 2011, Paperback, Wiley-Blackwell
£19.99 / €24.00
Homes and HomecomingHomes and Homecomings: Gendered Histories of Domesticity and Return
by K. H. Adler (Editor), Carrie Hamilton (Editor)
October 2010, Paperback, Wiley-Blackwell
£19.99 / €24.00


2013 marks the 25th anniversary of Gender & History. To celebrate this milestone for the journal, a new virtual issue has been created featuring highlights from the past 25 years. The virtual issue features articles, audio clips, commentary and an interview with the founding editor Leonore Davidoff.

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News and Announcements

Winner of the Society for the History of Children and Youth 2013 Best Article Award

“Coming of Age: Law, Sex, and Childhood in Late Colonial India” Gender & History vol. 24, no. 1 (April 2012)
Ishita Pande

Winner of the Association of Caribbean Historians Andrés Ramos Mattei-Neville Hall Article Prize:

'Power and Historical Figuring: Rachael Pringle Polgreen's Troubled Archive'
Marisa J. Fuentes, Rutgers University

Winner of the Gender & History Graduate Student Paper Prize:

'Where Movements Meet: Generations of Women’s Activism in the Appalachian South'
Jessica Wilkerson, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

This award carries a cash prize and an invitation to submit an article based on the paper for publication in Gender & History.