The Library Company of Philadelphia Presents: “A Newly Unearthed Poem by Phillis Wheatley (Peters) and the Future of the Wheatley Canon” with Dr. Wendy Raphael Roberts virtually on Thursday, January 26th, at 6:00 PM. This event is part of a yearlong celebration marking the 250th publication anniversary of Poems on Various Subjects by Phillis Wheatley.
Dr. Wendy Roberts will share a newly discovered poem composed by Wheatley that was found in Philadelphia. She will share her analysis on the poem and explore the ways in which the poem will shape Wheatley scholarship.
Please Note: This event will take place online. It is free and open to the public. Upon registration, all participants will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to participate. For additional information and to register for the event, click here.