Molly Youngkin
Associate Professor of English
Loyola Marymount University





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“Feminism.” Oxford Bibliographies in “Victorian Literature.” Ed. Juliet John. New York: Oxford UP, 2014.

"The Aesthetic Character of Oscar Wilde's The Woman's World." Wilde Discoveries: Traditions, Histories, Archives. Ed. Joseph Bristow. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2013. 121-42.

"Bound by an English Eye: Artistic Observation, Race Hierarchies, and Women's Emancipation in Florence Nightingale's Suggestions for Thought." Prose Studies 33.2 (2011): 83-101.

“After Sensation: Legacies: The New Woman Novel.” A Companion to Sensation Fiction. Ed. Pamela Gilbert. London: Blackwell, 2011. 579-90.

“‘Mrs. Schlesinger wields a facile pen’: Articulations of Spiritualist Feminism in Julia Schlesinger’s Carrier Dove.” Victorian Periodicals Review 43.3 (2010): 262-95.


"Selected Letters: Henrietta Stannard, Marie Corelli, and Annesley Kenealy." Kindred Hands: Letters on Writing by Women Authors, 1860-1920, eds. Jennifer Cognard-Black and Elizabth MacLeod Walls. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, March 2006.

"'Independent in Thought and Expression, Kindly and Tolerant in Tone': Henrietta Stannard, Golden Gates, and Gender Controversies at the Fin de Siècle." Victorian Periodicals Review 38.3 (2005):  307-26. 



“‘All she knew was, that she wished to live’: Late-Victorian Realism, Liberal-Feminist Ideals, and George Gissing’s In the Year of the Jubilee.” Studies in the Novel 36.1 (2004):  56-78.

“George Moore’s Quest for Canonization and Esther Waters as Female Helpmate.” ELT: English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920 46.2 (2003):  117-39.

“‘Into the Woof, A Little Thibet Wool’:Orientalism and Representing ‘Reality’ in Walter Scott’s The Surgeon’s Daughter.” Scottish Studies Review 3.1 (2002): 33-57.



Rev. of Virginia Woolf in Context, eds. Bryony Randall and Jane Goldman. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2012. ELT: English Literature in Transition 57.2 (2014): 55-58.

Rev. of Virginia Woolf's Essayism, by Randi Saloman. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2012. ELT: English Literature in Transition 56.4 (2013): 543-46.

Rev. of Modernism and the Culture of Efficiency: Ideology and Fiction, by Evelyn Cobley. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2009. ELT: English Literature in Transition 54.1 (2011): 121-25.

Rev. of Imagining Virginia Woolf: An Experiment in Critical Biography, by Maria DiBattista. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2009. ELT: English Literature in Transition 53.2 (2010): 237-40.

Rev. of Imperial Masochism: British Fiction, Fantasy, and Social Class, by John Kucich. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007. ELT:  English Literature in Transition 51.1 (2008): 91-95.


Rev. of Graham R.: Rosamund Marriott Watson, Woman of Letters, by Linda K. Hughes.  Athens: Ohio UP, 2005. Nineteenth-Century Contexts 30.3 (2008): 282-84.

Rev. of Snapshots of Bloomsbury: The Private Lives of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell, by Maggie Humm. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 2006. ELT:  English Literature in Transition 49.4 (2006): 475-78.

Rev. of Afterwords: Letters on the Death of Virginia Woolf, ed. by Sybil Oldfield.  New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2005.  ELT:  English Literature in Transition 49.2 (2006): 231-34.


Rev. of Georgian Bloomsbury: The Early Literary History of the Bloomsbury Group, Volume Three, by S. P. Rosenbaum.  New York:  Palgrave, 2003.  ELT:  English Literature in Transition 48.2 (2005): 232-35.    

Rev. of Women, Modernism, and British Poetry, 1910-1939:  Resisting Femininity, by Jane Dowson.  Burlington, VT:  Ashgate, 2002.  ELT:  English Literature in Transition 47.4 (2004): 463-66. 

Rev. of Beyond Sensation: Mary Elizabeth Braddon in Context, eds. Marlene Tromp, Pamela K. Gilbert, and Aeron Haynie. Albany: State U of New York P, 1999. Women’s Writing 8 (2001): 339-42.

Rev. of The Crowd: British Literature and Public Politics, by John Plotz. Berkeley: U of California P, 2000. Prose Studies 23.3 (2000): 150-52.