On May 15, 1886, Emily Dickinson passes away in Amherst, Massachusetts in the United States. After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America’s Greatest Poet by Julie Dobrow explains how we know the impacting work of a woman who lived as a recluse. It is thanks to Mabel Loomis Todd and her daughter, Millicent Todd Bingham. Their story explains why the earliest editions of Emily’s work are so important and how their actions shaped how we know about Emily.
Book Title: After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America’s Greatest Poet
Book Author: Julie Dobrow
ISBN Number: 9780393249262
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