Discovery of rare African American letters


May 9, 2017

The University of Wisconsin Press is pleased to announce the publication 0f Whispers of Cruel Wrongs: The Correspondence of Louisa Jacobs and her Circle, 1879-1911.

Louisa Jacobs was the daughter of Edenton’s Harriet Jacobs —  author of the famous slave-narrative Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.