Georges Baudoux’s Jean M’Barai The Trepang Fisherman

Karen Speedy has expertly translated and provided a critical introduction to Georges Baudoux’s Jean M’Barai The Trepang Fisherman (UTSePress). Published in English for the first time, this book exposes the rich, complex and brutal world of a South Sea Islander caught up in the duplicitous trade that came to be known as Blackbirding, which draws Read more …