Vincent Carretta Publication and News Updates

May 16, 2016

Vin Carretta's entry on “Francis Barber” appears in Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography, eds. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Franklin W. Knight (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016). His forthcoming book reviews include: Terri L. Snyder, The Power to Die: Slavery and Suicide in British North America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015), in American Literary History Online; Paula Loscocco, Phillis Wheatley’s Miltonic Poetics (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), in Early Modern Women: An International Journal; Catherine Molineux, Faces of Perfect Ebony: Encountering Atlantic Slavery in Imperial Britain (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012), in Eighteenth-Century Life; and Eve Tavor Bannet, Transatlantic Stories and the History of Reading, 1720-1810 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011), in The Scriblerian. In June, at the annual conference of the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture in Worcester, Massachusetts, Vin will give a talk on conducting research in the Georgian Papers Programme archive at Windsor Castle.