Books published by Univ of Georgia Pr

"Wilderness into civilized shapes"

Univ of Georgia Pr | April 15, 2010 | 213 pages
This study examines how postcolonial landscapes and environmental issues are represented in fiction. Wright creates a provocative discourse in which the fields of postcolonial theory and ecocriticism are brought together. Laura Wright explores the changes brought by colonialism and globalization as... More Info

Phillis Wheatley

Univ of Georgia Pr | November 1, 2011 | 304 pages
With Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral(1773), Phillis Wheatley (1753?–1784) became the first English-speaking person of African descent to publish a book and only the second woman-of any race or background- to do so in America. Written in Boston while she was just a teenager, and... More Info