"[B]rings together an impressive array of scholars...[T]he essays collected in The Postcolonial Enlightenment are without exception valuable reconsiderations of the place of the postcolonial within Enlightenment studies." --Eighteenth-Century Fiction
About the Author
Daniel Carey is the author of Locke, Shaftesbury, and Hutcheson: Contesting Diversity in the Enlightenment and Beyond (Cambridge, 2006), and editor of Asian Travel in the Renaissance (Blackwell, 2004) and Les voyages de Gulliver: mondes lointains ou mondes proches (Presses universitaires de Caen, 2002). He is senior lecturer in English at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Lynn Festa is the author of Sentimental Figures of Empire in Eighteenth-Century Britain and France (Johns Hopkins, 2006). She has taught at Harvard University, the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and is currently associate professor of English at Rutgers University.