"Vincent Carretta's edition of the works of Phillis Wheatley is the definitive collection of her work. Expertly edited, it is a masterpiece of textual scholarship. Every scholar and student seeking to understand Wheatley's life and work will want to obtain this book." --Henry Louis Gates
Vincent Carretta is professor of English at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is the editor of the Penguin Classics editions of the Complete Writings of Phillis Wheatley, Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African, and Thoughts and Sentiments on the Evil of Slavery and Other Writings by Ottobah Cugoano.
I introduced her poetry to the black teenagers in an internship I led this summer at a Princeton historic estate called Morven. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Stuart B. Rich
I have been looking for material on Ms wheatley since I was in elementary school when I read a story about her. Read morePublished on November 15, 2011 by Virginia Vincent