From San Francisco Eastward by Carolyn Grattan Eichin was recently reviewed by New Mexico Historical Review.
“Finally, an analysis of Victorian theater in the American West that transcends descriptive, narrative accounts and smartly dissects theater’s varied social functions as a cultural force and form and a shaper of regional identity. . . . Eichen has impressively uncovered, pieced together, and mapped out the worlds of Victorian theater in the West to reveal a new understanding of its history and impact.” —Barbara Berglund Sokolov