Charlotte Perkins Gilman

(1860-1935)

Internet Resources:

The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society

General Studies


BARTLETT, Sally A. “The Female Phantasmagoria: Fantasy and Third Force Psychology in Four Feminist Fictions.” Dissertation Abstracts International, Section A: The Humanities and Social Sciences 65.2 (2004): 501.
CHANG, Li-Wen. "Economics, Evolution, and Feminism in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Utopian Fiction." Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 39.4 (2010): 319-48.
COHEN SAFIR, Claude. “Female Gothic in America: The Uncanny Vision of Gilman, Jackson, and Morrison.” Letterature d’america: Rivista Trimestrale 21:86 (2001): 97-112. [GGIII: 4236]
DAVISON, Carol Margaret. "Haunted House/Haunted Heroine: Female Gothic Closets in 'The Yellow Wallpaper.'" Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 33 (2004): 47-75. [GGIV: 0000]
DE LA MOTTE, Eugenia C. “Male and Female Mysteries in ‘The Yellow Wallpaper.’” Legacy 5 (1988): 3-14. [GGII: 1074].
DELASHMIT, Margaret and Charles Long. “Gilman's ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’.’” Explicator 50 (1991): 32-33.
DOCK, Julia Bates. Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s The Yellow Wall-Paper and the History of its Publication and Reception. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998. [GGIII: 4238]
FLEENOR, Juliann E. “The Gothic Prism: Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s Gothic Stories and Her Autobiography.” The Female Gothic. Ed. Juliann E. Fleenor. Montreal, Canada: Eden Press, 1983. 227-241. [GGII: 1075].
GENTILE, Kathy Justice. “Supernatural Transmissions: Turn-of-the-Century Ghosts in American Women's Fiction: Jewett, Freeman, Wharton, and Gilman.” Approaches to Teaching Gothic Fiction: The British and American Traditions. Ed. Diane Long Hoeveler and Tamar Heller. New York, NY: Modern Language Association of America, 2003. 208-14.
GOLDEN, Catherine J. The Yellow Wallpaper: A Source Book and Critical Edition. New York: Routledge. 2004. [GGIV: 0000]
GOLDEN, Catherine. “Marking Her Territory: Feline Behavior in ‘The Yellow Wall-Paper’.” American Literary Realism 40.1 (2007): 16-31.
HOCHMAN, Barbara. “The Reading Habit and ‘The Yellow Wallpaper.’” American Literature 74 (2002): 89-110. [GGIII: 4240]
HUME, Beverly A. “Gilman’s ‘Interminable Grotesque’: The Narrator of ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’.” Studies in Short Fiction 28.4 (1991):477-484.
JOHNSON, Greg. “Gilman’s Gothic Allegory: Rage and Redemption in ‘The Yellow Wallpaper.’” Studies in Short Fiction 26 (1989): 521-530. [GGII: 1076].
MASSE, Michelle A. “Gothic Repetition: Husbands, Horrors, and Things That Go Bump in the Night.” Signs 15 (1990): 679-709.
NASH, Julie. "'Whatever Walked There, Walked Alone': the Feminist Supernatural in Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Shirley Jackson, and Fay Weldon." Paradoxa 20 (2006): 173-84.
OWENS, E. Suzanne. “The Ghostly Double behind the Wallpaper in Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s ‘The Yellow Wallpaper.’” Haunting the House of Fiction: Feminist Perspectives on Ghost Stories by American Women.Ed Lynette Carpenter et al. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P., 1991. 64-79.
RIVES, Darcie D. “Fantastic Writing, Real Lives: Gender, Race, and Sexuality in Early Twentieth-Century American Women's Speculative Fiction.” Dissertation Abstracts International, Section A: The Humanities and Social Sciences 67.4 (2006): 1342-43.
ROTH, Marty. "Gilman's Arabesque Wallpaper." Mosaic 34.4 (2001: 145-62.
SCHARNHORST, Gary. “Charlotte Perkins Gil-man’s ‘The Giant Wistaria’: A Hieroglyph of the Female Frontier Gothic.” Frontier Gothic: Terror and Wonder at the Frontier in American Literature. Eds. David Morgan, Scott P. Sanders, Joanne B. Karpinski. Rutherford, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 1993. 156-164. [GGII: 1077].
SEITLER, Dana. “Unnatural Selection: Mothers, Eugenic Feminism, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s Regeneration Narratives.” American Quarterly 55.1 (2003): 61-68.
TUTTLE, Lisa. “GILMAN, Charlotte (Anna) Perkins (Stetson).” St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost, and Gothic Writers, ed. David Pringle. Detroit: St. James Press/Gale, 1998. 230-31. [GGIII: 4243]
WEGLEY, Mark."Stripping 'The Yellow Wallpaper': A Critical Remodeling of Gilman's Supernatural Subtext." Philological Review 30 (2004): 15-24. [GGIV: 0000]
WEINSTOCK, Jeffrey Andrew. “Female-Authored Gothic Tales in the Nineteenth-Century Popular Press.” Popular Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers and the Literary Marketplace. Ed. Earl Yarington and Mary De Jong. Newcastle upon Tyne, England: Cambridge Scholars, 2007. 74-96.