ABO: Interactive Journal for Women in the Arts, 1640-1830 (ISSN 2157-7129) is an open access, interactive, scholarly journal, launched in 2011 by the Aphra Behn Society. The journal is supported by the University of South Florida Tampa Library. The journal focuses on gender and women’s issues, and all aspects of women in the arts in the long eighteenth century, especially literature, visual arts, music, performance art, film criticism, and production arts.

Its public scholarship blog, ABOPublic, publishes shorter articles and interactive content geared toward a public audience. It also houses Ask Aphra, a professional advice column.

Current Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1 (2019) Special Issue: Eighteenth-Century Camp


Ula Lukszo Klein
Texas A&M International University
Emily MN Kugler
Howard University



Eighteenth-Century Camp Introduction
Ula Lukszo Klein and Emily MN Kugler


Jane Austen Camp
Devoney Looser