Study Guides on Works by Alexis Wright

Written by indigenous Australian author Alexis Wright, Carpentaria (originally published in 2006) tells the stories of a number of people who live in a town called Desperance, which is in Queensland in Australia. All of these people are in...

The Swan Book is a post-apocalyptical novel based on the suffering of Indigenous Australians throughout history. The author, Alexis Wright – an indigenous Australian herself – based the story on her own experiences and mistreatments.

The story...