Specialises in postcolonial writing, writing by women, and Nineteenth and Twentieth Century American literature. She has published extensively in these areas and has a forthcoming book on Literature of the American South. She has recently co-edited a collection of commissioned essays on Gender in Progress, examining gender issues in a multi-disciplinary context. She is also General Editor of the Pluto Press series on Postcolonial Writing.
Currently, she is working on a book entitled: From Margin to Centre: New Writing by Chicana, Latina and Native American Women.
This article was published on Mar 18, 2011