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Conjure Woman Reviews
(Reviews Listed by Date Published)

"Publication Notice of The Conjure Woman and Chesnutt's trip to Boston and New York in September." In: "Chronicle and Comment", Bookman 8.2 (October 1898) 95-96.

"The Conjure Woman," in "New Books," Waterbury American 30 Mar. 1899: 11.

"A New Afro-American Humorist." [Rev. of The Conjure Woman. "Books of the Day." The Philadelphia Record. March 31, 1899: 8.

"The Conjure Woman." In: Among the Books, The Cambridge Tribune. (Apr. 1, 1899): 2.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Latest Literature," Saturday Evening Gazette [Boston] 1 Apr. 1899: 6.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Books and Authors," Boston Courier 2 Apr. 1899: 2.

Review of The Conjure Woman, "New Books," The Sunday News [Charleston, SC], 2 Apr. 1899: 11.

"The Conjure Woman," in "New Books," Philadelphia Times 2 Apr 1899: 24. [Compare this review with the review in The Freeman [Indianapolis] 22 April 1899 written by Charles Alexander. At one time Alexander was a freelance writer for the Philadelphia Times. This anonymous review may also have been written by him.]

"Review of The Conjure Woman." In: New Books, The Nebraska State Journal. (Apr. 3, 1899): n.p.

Knight, Lucien L. "Review of The Conjure Woman." Atlanta, In: In The Literary World: Books Reviewed,The Constitution. (Apr. 9, 1899): 9.

"Plantation Tales," a review of The Conjure Woman, in "Literature," The Morning Times [Washington] 9 Apr 1899: 20.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Literary Sorts," The Commercial Appeal [Memphis] 9 Apr. 1899: 4.

"The Conjure Woman, a Book to be Read." In: The Literary Page, The Plain Dealer Sunday Magazine. (April 9, 1899): 3.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Books and Magazine," The Cincinnati Times-Star 10 Apr 1899: 4.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman, in "New Books," The Portland Daily Advertiser 10 Apr 1899: 10.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Current Literature," The Daily Inter Ocean [Chicago] 10 Apr 1899: 16.

"Book Review of The Conjure Woman." From: Books and Authors, Outlook, 61 (April 15, 1899): 884.

"Hoodooed." Baltimore, The Sun, (Apr. 15, 1899): n.p.

"Review of The Conjure Woman." New York Times, (April 15, 1899): 246.

"The Conjure Woman." In: Books and Authors, Boston Beacon. (April 15, 1899): 4.

Knight, Enoch, ed., "Books and Their Makers," Los Angeles Herald 16 Apr. 1899: 16.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Current Literature," The Bulletin [San Francisco] 16 Apr. 1899: 26.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Literature," The Gazette [Terre Haute], 20 Apr. 1899: 2.

Alexander, Charles. Review of The Conjure Woman, in: "Ordered to Cuba," The Freeman, [Indianapolis] 22 Apr. 1899: 1.

Anon. "The Conjure Woman." In: "Books of the Hour." The St. Paul Globe. April 23, 1899: 14.

"The Conjure Woman." The Nashville American. (Apr. 23, 1899): 18.

Review of The Conjure Woman in "Recent Publications," The Indianapolis Journal 24 Apr. 1899: 5.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "New Books," The Interior [Chicago] 27 April 1899: 535.

M. L. D., "Literary Notes," City and State [Philadelphia] 6, 21 April 1899: 283.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman. "The World of New Books." The Philadelphia Press. April 29, 1899: 6.

Review of The Conjure Woman, "Notices of New Books," The Saturday Evening Post [Burlington, IA] 29 Apr. 1899: 1.

Anon. "The Conjure Woman." In: "Books and Bookmen." The St. Paul Dispatch. Apr. 29, 1899: 5.

"Review of The Conjure Woman." In: Fiction of the Day, The Springfield Sunday Republican, (Apr. 30, 1899): 15.

"The Conjure Woman-Truth is Stranger Than Fiction." The News and Observer, Raleigh, NC. Sunday Morning (April 30, 1899): 3.

Review of The Conjure Woman. "New Books and Gossip." San Francisco Chronicle. (Apr. 30, 1899): Sunday Supplement 4.

Review of The Conjure Woman in Book News 17 (May 1899): 531. [Edited version of "Studies in ‘Local Color’ and Dialect," New-York Tribune Illustrated Supplement. 2 Apr. 1899: 11.]

"Review of The Conjure Woman." In: Book Reviews, The Southern Workman, 28 (May 1899): 194-95.

"Newspaper Comment on 'The Conjure Woman,'" The Index [Cleveland] 1.17 (1 May 1899): 7.

Anon. Rev. of The Conjure Woman. "New Publications." Public Ledger. [Philadelphia] 4 May 1899: 6.

Sanborn, Annie W., Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Books," The Daily Pioneer Press [St. Paul, MN] 7 May 1899: 22.

"That Conjure Woman," in "Literature," The Christian Register [Boston] 78, 11 May 1899: 524.

"Darkey Superstition," Rock Island Union 16 May 1899: 1.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman, in "Literature," The Congregationalist [Boston], 84, 18 May 1899: 720.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Books," The Church Standard [Philadelphia] 77, 20 May 1899: 89.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman in "Literature," The Christian Advocate 74, 25 May 1899: 835.

"Review of The Conjure Woman," In: More Fiction, The Nation, 68 (June 1, 1899): 421.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Our Book Table," Zion's Herald 77, 7 June 1899: 728.

Bio. note, review, and mention of "The Conjure Woman," in"Books and Magazines," The Evening Express [Los Angeles] 10 Jun. 1899: 4.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Current Literature," The Daily Inter Ocean [Chicago] 12 June 1899: 9.

"The Conjure Woman," in "Book Reviews," Public Opinion [Washington] 26 (June 15, 1899): 762-3.

Rev of The Conjure Woman, in "Recent Publications," The Country Gentleman 15 June 1899: 476.

Notice of reviews of The Conjure Woman in "Brief Mention," The Index [Cleveland] 1.20 (Jun. 15, 1899): 7.

"The Conjure Woman." In: Literature, New York The Commercial Advertiser, 20 June 1899: n.p

Rev. of The Conjure Woman, in "Book Notes," The New England Magazine 20 June 1899: 518.

Review of The Conjure Woman in "Current Fiction," The Literary World 30, 24 June 1899: 204.

Hart, J. A. "Stories of Negro Superstitions." In: Literary Notes, San Francisco, The Argonaut. (June 26, 1899): 9.

Earle, Mary Tracey. "Review of The Conjure Woman, by Charles Chesnutt" From: Some New Short Stories, Book Buyer. 20 (June 1899): 401

Morgan, Florence A. H. "Review of The Conjure Woman." In: "Novel Notes," The Bookman. 9 (June 1899): 372-73.

Publication notice of The Conjure Woman and bio note of Chesnutt. In: "Chronicle and Comment," The Bookman. 9 (June 1899): 295-96.

Publication Notice of The Conjure Woman and Chesnutt Bio Note. In: "The Rambler," The Book Buyer. 18 (June 1899): 360-61.

MacArthur, James. Review of The Conjure Woman. In: "Books for Vacation," Outlook. 62 (July 1, 1899): 483-84.

"Review of The Conjure Woman." In: Book Chat, St. Louis Democrat. (July 9, 1899): n.p.

"Mr. Charles W. Chestnutt, Esq." Cleveland, The Gazette. (July 15, 1899): 1.

"Book Review of The Conjure Woman." In: Book Reviews, The Critic. 35 (July 1899): 650-51.

Shipman, Carolyn. "The Author of 'The Conjure Woman,' Charles W. Chesnutt." The Critic, 35 (July 1899), 632-634.

"The Conjure Woman and Other Stories," in "Library Table: Glimpses of New Books," Current Literature 26 (Aug. 1899) 186.

"Literature of the American Negro," a review of The Conjure Woman, in "Reviews," Time and the Hour 10 (Sept. 9, 1899): 13.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman. In: "Sunday Chat about Literature, Music and Art." The Sunday Times-Union and Citizen. [Jacksonville, FL.] September 10, 1899: 4.

Review of The Conjure Woman, in "Sunday Chat about Literature, Music and Art," The Sunday Times-Union and Citizen [Jacksonville, FL.], 10 Sep. 1899: 4.

Rev. of The Conjure Woman, in "Bruce Grit in Vanity Fair," The Colored American [Washington] 25 Nov 1899: 3.

"Two New Books by Charles W. Chesnutt." In: The Literary Page, The Plain Dealer Sunday Magazine. (December 10, 1899): n.p.

Mabie, Hamilton Wright, "Two New Novelists," The Outlook 64 (Feb 24 1900): 440-1.

"Book Review of The Conjure Woman." In: Literature, The Independent. 51 (September 1900): 2569-70.

Davis, Elrick B. "Du Bose Heyward's 'Mamba's Daughters' and Republication of Chesnutt's 'The Conjure Woman' Makes This 'Negro Literature Week'." Cleveland Press, (February 2, 1929): 10.

"A Chestnutt Reprint," in "Public Ledger’s Review of Books of the Day," Public Ledger [Philadelphia] 16 Feb. 1929: 12.

"Book Review of The Conjure Woman." From: The Browsing Reader, Crisis, 36 (April 1929): 125.

Hubbell, Jay B., Rev. of The Conjure Woman, in "Brief Mention," American Literature 1.2 (Aug. 1929): 230.