Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert

Professor of Caribbean culture and literature at Vassar College

Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert

Professor of Caribbean culture and literature at Vassar College

Biography

Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert is Professor of Caribbean culture and literature at Vassar College. Her books include Phyllis Shand Allfrey: A Caribbean Life; Jamaica Kincaid: A Critical Companion; Creole Religions of the Caribbean; Literatures of the Caribbean; and the forthcoming Extinctions: The Ecological Cost of Colonization in the Caribbean. She co-edits Repeating Islands, a blog on Caribbean culture.